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Species: Syllophopsis adiastolon   (Heterick, 2006) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Monomorium adiastolon Heterick, 2006 PDF: 157, figs. 27, 72 (w.q.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Madagascar, Antsiranana, RS Manongarivo, 17.8 km 218 SW Antanambao, 14°01'3'S, 48°25'1'E, 1580 m, montane rainforest, beating low vegetation, 27.X.1998, coll. B.L. Fisher, collection code BLF01972; CASENT0172864; CASC AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 7 times found in montane rainforest, 13 times found in spiny forest/thicket, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in riparian scrub, 1 times found in coastal scrub on limestone.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times ex rotten log, 3 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 8 times ex soil, 3 times under stone, 1 times sifted litter, 1 times under moss, on rock, 1 times ground nest, 1 times ex dead twig above ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times MW 75 sample transect, 5,10m, 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times Beat 25 sample transect, 10m, beating low vegetation, 1 times 10 MaxiWinks, mixed samples.

Elevations: collected from 13 - 1657 meters, 930 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1994-11-16 and 2015-03-15

Type specimens: Holotype: casent0172864; paratype: blf1972(20)-2

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