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Species: Adetomyrma venatrix   Ward, 1994 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Adetomyrma venatrix Ward, 1994 PDF: 161, figs. 1-7, 12, 13, 18, 24, 30, 36, 41 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. "Madagascar, Zombitse Forest, along Route Nationale 7, 15 km E Sakaraha, 22°54'S, 44°41'E, 15, 760 m, tropical dry forest, ex rotten log, ii.1993, PSW#11932, coll. P. S. Ward." Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA (MCZC). MCZTYPE34786. http://www.antweb.org/specimen/MCZTYPE34786 AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Adetomyrma venatrix sp. n.  Ward, P. S., 1994, Adetomyrma, an enigmatic new ant genus from Madagascar (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), and its implications for ant phylogeny., Systematic Entomology 19, pp. 159-175: 161-167, (download) 161-167 2959 GoogleMaps
Adetomyrma gen. n.  Ward, P. S., 1994, Adetomyrma, an enigmatic new ant genus from Madagascar (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), and its implications for ant phylogeny., Systematic Entomology 19, pp. 159-175: 160-161, (download) 160-161 2959

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in tropical dry forest, 6 times found in spiny deciduous forest, 5 times found in deciduous spiny forest, 2 times found in Gallery forest on sandy soil, 1 times found in forest edge, mixed tropical forest, open area, 1 times found in gallery forest, 1 times found in montane rainforest, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in transition forest

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 12 times Malaise trap, 2 times Malaise, 1 times Malaise trap 1, 1 times 10 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 1 times 7 MaxiWinks, mixed samples

Elevations: collected from 177 - 1300 meters, 774 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype: mcztype34786; paratype: casent0101400, casent0172771, casent0249634, casent0260442

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