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Found most commonly in these habitats: 50 times found in palm forest, 39 times found in mixed forest, 22 times found in around nursery, 8 times found in mixed forest near estuary, 15 times found in mixed forest, nest in rotting Pinus sp. Log, 6 times found in mature secondary broadleaf forest, 0 times found in on palms and in soil by palms, 11 times found in coastal savanna, 11 times found in longleaf pine forest, 10 times found in plant nursery, ...
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 112 times litter, 22 times vegetation, 18 times leaf litter, 7 times pine litter, 0 times sand, 1 times nest in dead wood, 2 times nest in dead log, 1 times nest between cracks in rock, 3 times soil and litter, 1 times sifted litter from forest floor, 1 times on ground, ...
Collected most commonly using these methods: 88 times Winkler, 34 times Berlese funnel, 27 times general collecting, 12 times hand collecting, 1 times Lindgren funnel baited with Typosan and alpha pinene, 22 times sweeping, 21 times Lindgren funnel baited with Typosan, 8 times pitfall trap, 0 times hotdog bait, 0 times cookie bait, 10 times Davis sifting, ...
Elevations: collected from 1 - 950 meters, 416 meters average