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Species: Paraparatrechina splendida   LaPolla & Cheng, 2010 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Paraparatrechina splendida LaPolla & Cheng, 2010 PDF: 12, figs. 7,16,17 (w.) GABON. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in station clearing, forest edge, 1 times found in coastal lowland rainforest, 1 times found in moist evergreen forest, 1 times found in rainforest and rainforest edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 3 times sifted litter, 1 times sited within forest, 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times ground forager(s).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 2 times 10 Maxi Winkler, mixed sample, 1 times Yellow pan trap, 1 times 15 Maxi Winkler, mixed sample, 1 times Beat 25 sample transect, 10m, beating low vegetation.

Elevations: collected from 370 - 1510 meters, 746 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Paraparatrechina splendidia: casent0178763; paratype of Paraparatrechina splendidia: casent0192283

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