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Species: Carebara octata   (Bolton & Belshaw, 1993) 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Paedalgus octatus Bolton & Belshaw, 1993 PDF: 186 (w.) KENYA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Carebara: Fernández, 2004A PDF: 235.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Central African Republic, Kenya
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Notes:

Caste of types: (w)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 2 times forest litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m.

Elevations: collected from 360 - 510 meters, 435 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Carebara octata: casent0911213; paratype of Carebara octata: casent0902370



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