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Species: Dicroaspis cryptocera   Emery, 1908 

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

Dicroaspis cryptocera Emery, 1908c PDF: 185, fig. 1 (w.q.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Calyptomyrmex (Dicroaspis): Wheeler, 1922: 887; in Dicroaspis: Bolton, 1981a PDF: 58.
Senior synonym of Dicroaspis wheeleri: Bolton, 1981a PDF: 58.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Gabon
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in littoral rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times ex rotten log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 640 meters, 286 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Lordomyrma cryptocera: casent0904678



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