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Species: Nylanderia boltoni   LaPolla et al., 2011 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Nylanderia boltoni LaPolla et al., 2011 PDF: 14, figs. 1-3, 73, 89-91 (w.m.) GABON. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Lydenburg Thornveld, 3 times found in Euclea-Seersia Open Shrubland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), 2 times found in littoral rainforest, 2 times found in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld, 2 times found in Sclerocarya - Bolusanthus Open Woodland (in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld), 2 times found in Acacia Closed Woodland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), 1 times found in forest/savanna mosaic, 1 times found in intensively used sugar cane, 1 times found in low second growth, 1 times found in rainforest, marsh clearing, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times on ground, 1 times Kakamega 2007 survey, leaf litter, 1 times forest margin along road.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 9 times Pitfall trap, 4 times Hand collected, 2 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times EC31 yellow pan trap, 1 times pitfall trap, Transect 27 150m, 1 times search, 1 times Sweep.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 1650 meters, 882 meters average

Type specimens: paratype of Nylanderia boltoni: casent0339203

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