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Species: Aptinoma mangabe   Fisher, 2009 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Aptinoma mangabe Fisher, 2009A PDF: 40, figs. 3-5, 7a (w.q.m.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: MADAGASCAR, Province Toamasina, Nosy Mangabe, 7.43 km S Maroantsetra, 15.4973°S, 49.76223°E, 5 m. littoral rainforest edge, ex dead twig above ground, 27 July 2007, coll. J.J. Rafanomezantsoa, collection code: BLF17925; CASENT0130146; CASC. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  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: 17 times found in rainforest, 3 times found in littoral rainforest edge, 1 times found in rainforest edge, 2 times found in montane forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 12 times ex dead twig above ground, 1 times ex dead twig of vine, 2 times ex rotten log, 2 times canopy, 1 times on low vegetation, 2 times canopy moss and leaf litter, 1 times ex carton nest at tip of branch, 1 times sifted litter, 1 times ex. dead twig.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times 3 MaxiWinks, mixed samples.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 1100 meters, 346 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Aptinoma mangabe: casent0130146

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