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Species: Ocymyrmex robustior   Stitz, 1923 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Ocymyrmex barbiger var. robustior Stitz, 1923: 146 (w.) NAMIBIA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Junior synonym of Ocymyrmex barbiger: Bolton, 1981b PDF: 265.
Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Marsh, 1986b PDF: 339.
See also: Marsh, 1985: 286; Bolton & Marsh, 1989 PDF: 1303.

Distribution:

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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: Central Namib / Southern Namib) times found in Desert (VEGTYPE, Southern Namib) times found in Desert (VEGTYPE.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Dry river bed, boundary between gravel plains and dunes.

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

Elevations: collected from 153 - 396 meters, 274 meters average

Type specimens: type of Ocymyrmex barbiger var. robustior: focol2185



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