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Species: Lepisiota submetallica   (Arnold, 1920) 

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Lepisiota submetallica aspera

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Acantholepis submetallica Arnold, 1920a PDF: 566 (w.q.m.) ZIMBABWE. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 228.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Lepisiota submetallica aspera.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Miombo woodland, 1 times found in Closed undifferentiated woodland.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Hand collected.

Elevations: collected from 324 - 1387 meters, 1174 meters average

Type specimens: Syntype: sam-ent-011880; syntype of Lepisiota submetallica: casent0903159

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