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Species: Nesomyrmex angulatus   (Mayr, 1862) 

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Nesomyrmex angulatus concolor, Nesomyrmex angulatus ilgii, Nesomyrmex angulatus lybica

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

1 subspecies

Leptothorax angulatus Mayr, 1862 PDF: 739 (w.) EGYPT. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Santschi, 1914b: 107 (q.).
Combination in Nesomyrmex (Goniothorax): Emery, 1896g PDF: 58 (footnote); in Nesomyrmex: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 272.
Senior synonym of Nesomyrmex concolor, Nesomyrmex ilgii, Nesomyrmex latinodis: Bolton, 1982 PDF}: 324.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Nesomyrmex angulatus lybica.


Reference for Kenya if not type: Bolton 1982


Caste of types: (w)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in dry forest, 6 times found in coastal scrub, 7 times found in mangrove, coastal scrub, 3 times found in coastal dry forest scrub, 1 times found in mangrove, 1 times found in Acacia Woodland, 2 times found in coastal dry forest, 1 times found in coastal scrub degraded, 1 times found in coconut plantation, 1 times found in degraded rainforest, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 2 times beating low vegetation, 1 times hand collected

Elevations: collected from 1 - 1650 meters, 107 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Leptothorax angulatus concolor: casent0912893; syntype of Leptothorax angulatus ilgii: casent0908991

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