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Species: Aptinoma antongil   Fisher, 2009 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Aptinoma antongil Fisher, 2009a PDF: 40, figs. 1, 2 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: MADAGASCAR, Province Toamasina, Parc National de Masoala, 39.4 km 150° SSE Maroantsetra, 15.71°S, 49.97°E, 200m, rainforest, under canopy moss and leaf litter, 1 December 2001, coll. B.L.Fisher & H.J.Ratsirarson, collection code: BLF04719; CASENT0418269; CASC AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  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: 6 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in montane rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 5 times canopy moss and leaf litter, 1 times under bark; tending mealybugs.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Beat 25 sample transect, 10m, beating low vegetation, 1 times arboreal collecting; Transect 1a.

Elevations: collected from 200 - 1100 meters, 281 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2001-11-28 and 2012-06-18

Type specimens: Holotype of Aptinoma antongil: casent0418269

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