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Species: Nesomyrmex humerosus   (Emery, 1896) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Leptothorax (Goniothorax) humerosus Emery, 1896g PDF: 62 (w.) EAST AFRICA (no locality given, probably KENYA). Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Nesomyrmex: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 272.
See also: Bolton, 1982 PDF: 329.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times lightly wooded on red laterite soil. Dominant trees Acacia mellifera, A reficiens, A. senegal, plus some A. zanzibarica..

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times pitfall traps.

Type specimens: Holotype of Nesomyrmex humerosus: casent0904729

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