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Species: Lepisiota ambigua   (Santschi, 1935) 

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

Acantholepis ambigua Santschi, 1935a PDF: 270, figs. 15-18 (w.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[original entry is spelled Lepisiota ambiga but figure legends (same page) are all Lepisiota ambigua; the latter is accepted as the valid spelling].
Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 226.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Democratic Republic of Congo, Senegal, Zambia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in miombo woodland, 1 times found in Savannah Forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under stone.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 180 - 1650 meters, 915 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Lepisiota ambigua: rmcaent000017803



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