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Species: Apomyrma stygia   Brown et al., 1971 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Apomyrma stygia Brown et al., 1971 PDF: 264, figs. 1-9, 2 (w.q.m.) IVORY COAST. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Boudinot, 2015 PDF: 24
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Benin, Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Primary forest, selectively logged 60 years previously, 1 times found in gallery forest, 1 times found in Primary Forest, 1 times found in Prim. unlog. For., 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Nest in soil at depth of 5 cm, 1 times in soil monolith 0-15 cm deep, 1 times Litter, 1 times ex. Rotten log, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hand collected, scraping soil, 3 times AA 315 N1, 1 times Winkler, 1 times AA 318 N1, 1 times Hand, 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m.

Elevations: collected from 180 - 248 meters, 240 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1968-04-16 and 2019-11-11

Type specimens: paratype of Apomyrma stygia: antweb1008505, casent0260454, casent0900314, casent0902781

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