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Species: Cataulacus micans   Mayr, 1901 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Cataulacus rugosus subsp. micans Mayr, 1901b PDF: 27 (w.q.m.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Forel, 1914d PDF: 219.
Senior synonym of Cataulacus tristiculus: Bolton, 1974a PDF: 46.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Euclea-Seersia Open Shrubland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hand collected.

Elevations: collected at 1018 m

Type specimens: Paratype: sam-ent-011837; syntype of Cataulacus micans: casent0909228; syntype of Cataulacus rugosus micans: casent0919587; syntype of Cataulacus intrudens tristiculus: casent0912562

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