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Found most commonly in these habitats: 26 times found in rainforest, 3 times found in mature wet forest, 5 times found in primary forest, 3 times found in tropical wet forest, 3 times found in littoral rainforest, 3 times found in dans la foret, 2 times found in Shade coffee, 2 times found in Eucalyptus, 1 times found in Sotobosque, 1 times found in gallery forest, ...
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 17 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 3 times ex sifted leaf litter, 2 times wet-rotten branch in leaf litter, 2 times sifted litter, 1 times sited within forest, 1 times sifted leaf litter, 1 times rotten log, 1 times On trees, 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times on ground, 1 times nocturnal foragers, ...
Collected most commonly using these methods: 16 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 6 times pitfall trap, PF bucket, 3 times Winkler, 4 times Tamisage, 2 times Pitfall trap, 2 times pitfall trap, PF 50 yogurt sample transect5m, 2 times Pitfall, Baits, Litter sieving/Winkler, Aspirator, 2 times Hand collected, 2 times hand collecting, 2 times Litter Sieving + Winkler, 1 times Winkler sifter, ...
Elevations: collected from 5 - 2500 meters, 961 meters average