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Species: Carebara nana   (Roger, 1863) 

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(Santschi, 1919)

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pheidologeton nanus Roger, 1863a PDF: 191 (s.w.q.) SRI LANKA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Carebara: Fischer et al., 2014 PDF: 72.
See also: Mayr, 1897 PDF: 429.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Mozambique, South Africa
    Asia: Sri Lanka
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Sclerocarya - Bolusanthus Open Woodland (in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld), 1 times found in Acacia savanna in Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Closed canopy Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Lydenburg Thornveld.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times Pitfall trap.

Elevations: collected from 750 - 1350 meters, 1059 meters average

Type specimens:

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