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Species: Platythyrea schultzei   Forel, 1910 

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See Also:

Platythyrea schultzei bequaerti, Platythyrea schultzei lata, Platythyrea schultzei recta

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2016)

Platythyrea schultzei Forel, 1910e: 3 (w.) NAMIBIA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Platythyrea bequaerti, Platythyrea cyriluli, Platythyrea lata and material of the unavailable name Platythyrea recta referred here: Brown, 1975 PDF: 9.

Distribution:


Afrotropical Region: Angola, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Kakamega Forest

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in mature wet forest, 1 times found in Primary forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on dead wood, 1 times in treefall gap.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search, 1 times Canopy fog, 1 times taken out of its cocoon.

Elevations: collected from 670 - 1530 meters, 1101 meters average

Type specimens: androtype of Platythyrea schultzei: casent0900573; syntype of Platythyrea schultzei: casent0907109; syntype of Platythyrea schultzei bequaerti recta: rmcaent000017720; syntype of Platythyrea schultzei lata: casent0915151; syntype of Platythyrea cyriluli: casent0907102; syntype of Platythyrea schultzei bequaerti: casent0907110; type of Platythyrea schultzei: focol0845, focol0846



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