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Species: Carebara traegaordhi   (Santschi, 1914) 

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

Aeromyrma traegaordhi Santschi, 1914e: 20, fig. 2 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Oligomyrmex (Aeromyrma): Santschi, 1919a PDF: 338; in Carebara: Fernández, 2004A PDF: 235.
Revived status as species: Santschi, 1919a PDF: 338; Emery, 1924f PDF: 216; Arnold, 1926 PDF: 233.

Distribution:

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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in grassland, 2 times found in Sclerocarya - Bolusanthus Open Woodland (in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld), 2 times found in Gold Reef Mountain Bushveld, 2 times found in Lydenburgia - Euclea Open Woodland (in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld), 1 times found in Lydenburg Montane Grassland, 1 times found in Lydenburg Thornveld, 1 times found in Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Acacia Closed Woodland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), 1 times found in Closed canopy Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Euclea-Seersia Open Shrubland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld).

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 10 times Pitfall trap, 4 times Winkler, 4 times Hand collected.

Elevations: collected from 893 - 1690 meters, 1306 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Carebara traegaordhi: casent0913524



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