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Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in irrigated patch of coffee trees in village garden, 1 times found in Acacia Juniper woodland, 4 times found in riparian scrub next to banana field, 1 times found in roadside desert 7pm, 1 times found in banana field next to dry steam.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 8 times ground forager(s), 1 times ground nest.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times water traps, 1 times pitfall traps, 1 times tuna bait.
Elevations: collected from 680 - 1950 meters, 1447 meters average
Collect Date Range: collected between 1977-11-28 and 2017-11-18
Type specimens: syntype of Messor barbarus semirufus ebenina: casent0901472; syntype of Messor ebeninus: casent0907734, casent0907735; type of Messor barbarus subsp. semirufa var. ebenina: focol0690, focol0209-1, focol0209-2, focol0764-1, focol0764-2
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