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Species: Anochetus grandidieri   Forel, 1891 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Anochetus grandidieri Forel, 1891c PDF: 108, pl. 3, fig. 9 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. "Madagascar, Forest of the east coast, coll. M. Humblot." Museum d’Histoire Naturelle, Geneva, Switzerland (MHNG). CASENT0101819. http://www.antweb.org/specimen/CASENT0101819 AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Fisher & Smith, 2008 PDF: 8 (q.m.)(Lectotype designation).
Senior synonym of Anochetus madecassus: Brown, 1978c}: 557.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Anochetus grandidieri   Brown, WL Jr.,, 1978, Contributions toward a reclassification of the Formicidae. Part VI. Ponerinae, tribe Ponerini, subtribe Odontomachiti. Section B. Genus Anochetus and bibliography., Studia Entomologica 20, pp. 549-638: 564, (download) 564 6757
Anochetus grandidieri   Brown, WL Jr.,, 1978, Contributions toward a reclassification of the Formicidae. Part VI. Ponerinae, tribe Ponerini, subtribe Odontomachiti. Section B. Genus Anochetus and bibliography., Studia Entomologica 20, pp. 549-638: 606-607, (download) 606-607 6757
Anochetus grandidieri n. sp.  Forel, A., 1891, Histoire naturelle des Hymenopteres. Deuxieme partie: Les Formicides., Histoire Physique, Naturelle et Politique de Madagascar., Paris: L'Imprimerie Nationale, pp. 1-231: 108-109, (download) 108-109 6734
Anochetus grandidieri   Fisher, B. L. & Smith, M. A., 2008, A revision of Malagasy species of Anochetus Mayr and Odontomachus Latreille (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., PLoS ONE 3, pp. 1-23: 8-11, (download) 8-11 21401 GoogleMaps

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 321 times found in rainforest, 97 times found in montane rainforest, 52 times found in tropical dry forest, 22 times found in littoral rainforest, 25 times found in gallery forest, 17 times found in tropical dry forest on Tsingy, 14 times found in rainforest, transition to montane forest, 25 times found in spiny deciduous forest, 21 times found in mixed tropical forest, 21 times found in forest edge, mixed tropical forest, open area, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 260 times malaise trap, 44 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 2 times 7 MaxiWinks, 2 times 8 maxi winks, 36 times Malaise, 7 times 10 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 17 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m, 9 times 9 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 9 times 03 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 2 times MW 75 sample transect, 5,10m, 1 times 7 maxi winks, ...

Elevations: collected from 5 - 1550 meters, 573 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Anochetus grandidieri: casent0101819; Lectotype of Anochetus madecassus: casent0101098

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