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Species: Cataulacus tenuis   Emery, 1899 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Cataulacus tenuis Emery, 1899e PDF: 288 (q.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Madagascar, Andranofanjava; CASENT0912570; NHMB. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Santschi, 1913c PDF: 310 (w.).
See also: Bolton, 1974a PDF: 37.


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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Cataulacus tenuis n. sp.  Emery, C., 1899, Formiche di Madagascar raccolte dal Sig. A. Mocquerys nei pressi della Baia di Antongil (1897 - 1898)., Bollettino della Societa Entomologica Italiana 31, pp. 263-290: 288, (download) 288 3815
Cataulacus tenuis   Santschi, F., 1913, Glanure de fourmis africaines., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 57, pp. 302-314: 9, (download) 9 3723

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in littoral forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times ex dead twig above ground.

Elevations: collected from 12 - 252 meters, 92 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Cataulacus tenuis: casent0912570

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