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Species: Pheidole darwini   Fischer et al., 2012 

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Pheidole darwini_cf

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pheidole darwini Fischer et al., 2012 PDF: 19, figs. 21-26 (s.w.) GABON. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 11 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in coastal lowland rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 7 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times ex rotten log, 1 times under growth, low canopy in forest, 1 times on low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 2 times pitfall trap, PF 50 yogurt sample transect5m, 1 times MW, 1 times sweep.

Elevations: collected from 290 - 630 meters, 522 meters average

Type specimens: paratype of Pheidole darwini: casent0218208, casent0218301, casent0218302, casent0218303, casent0218304, casent0218306, casent0218307, casent0218311, casent0218316, casent0218317, casent0218318, casent0218319, casent0218324, casent0218325, casent0218326, casent0218327, casent0218328

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