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Species: Carebara thoracica   (Weber, 1950) 

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

Oligomyrmex thoracicus Weber, 1950a PDF: 13, figs. 11, 14, 15, 19 (s.w.) UGANDA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Carebara: Fernández, 2004A PDF: 235.
See also: Weber, 1952: 9.

Distribution:

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

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Kakamega Forest

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in secondary forest, 1 times found in secondary forest habitat, 1 times found in Equatorial rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times leaf litter, 1 times Kakamega 2007 survey, leaf litter, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter under Ficus.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times pitfall trap, Transect 15 40m, 1 times winkler, transect 23.

Elevations: collected from 1650 - 1800 meters, 1680 meters average

Type specimens:



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