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Species: Carebara silvestrii   (Santschi, 1914) 

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(Wheeler, 1928) , (Wheeler, 1929)

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Aneleus silvestrii Santschi, 1914d PDF: 357, fig. 20 (s.w.) GHANA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Ghana, Kenya
    Asia: China, Philippines
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in primary forest, 1 times found in secondary forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times leaf litter winkler samples, 1 times leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times winkler, transect 23, 1 times winkler, transect 28.

Elevations: collected at 1650 m

Type specimens: Holotype of Aneleus punctatus: casent0917023; syntype of Carebara silvestrii: casent0913522, casent0913523

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