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Species: Nesomyrmex cataulacoides   (Snelling, 1992) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Leptothorax catalaucoides Snelling, 1992a PDF: 99, figs. 6-8 (w.) CAMEROUN. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Spelling emended to Nesomyrmex cataulacoides by Bolton, 1995b: 237 (as Snelling misspells the genus-group name Cataulacus as Catalaucus throughout the paper).
Combination in Nesomyrmex: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 272.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cameroon, Kenya
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Kakamega Forest


Caste of types: (w)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex internodes of Leonardoxa africana, 1 times ex Teclea nobilis.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Fogging ex Teclea nobilis, 1 times fogging.

Elevations: collected at 1600 m

Type specimens: paratype: casent0172593; paratype of Nesomyrmex cataulacoides: casent0901219

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