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Species: Anochetus pubescens   Brown, 1978 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Anochetus pubescens Brown, 1978c: 607, figs. 10, 16 (w.) ZIMBABWE. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Comoros, Mayotte, South Africa, Zimbabwe
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Malagasy

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Anochetus pubescens new species  Brown, WL Jr.,, 1978, Contributions toward a reclassification of the Formicidae. Part VI. Ponerinae, tribe Ponerini, subtribe Odontomachiti. Section B. Genus Anochetus and bibliography., Studia Entomologica 20, pp. 549-638: 607-608, (download) 607-608 6757
Anochetus pubescens   Brown, WL Jr.,, 1978, Contributions toward a reclassification of the Formicidae. Part VI. Ponerinae, tribe Ponerini, subtribe Odontomachiti. Section B. Genus Anochetus and bibliography., Studia Entomologica 20, pp. 549-638: 564, (download) 564 6757

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in dry forest, 6 times found in rainforest, 2 times found in montane rainforest, 2 times found in disturbed forest, 1 times found in dry forest litter, 1 times found in coastal forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 6 times under stone, 1 times ex root mat, ground layer, 1 times under moss, above ground, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times on low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times 9 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 1 times Malaise trap, 4 traps, 1 times winkler trap, 1 times pitfall trap.

Elevations: collected from 25 - 995 meters, 386 meters average

Type specimens:



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