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Species: Calyptomyrmex loweryi   Shattuck, 2011 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Calyptomyrmex loweryi Shattuck, 2011a PDF: 15, figs. 10, 18 (w.) PHILIPPINES (Mindanao I.). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Philippines: Mindanao, Bukidon, 2 km. N Malaybalay, 13.ix.1978, reafforestation area, in rotten log (B.B. Lowery). Primary type depository: ANIC. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 222 paratype workers (+ numerous larvae). Secondary type locality: 110 paratype workers with same data as holotype, 112 paratype workers with same data as holotype but 7 km. S Malaybalay, 8.ix.1978. Secondary type depositories: ANIC, BMNH, MCZC. AntCat AntWiki

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in mature wet forest, 4 times found in reafforestation area, 1 times found in 2nd growth wet forest, 1 times found in Rubber plantation, 1 times found in lowland rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in clay bank, 4 times in rotten log, 1 times on dead wood, 1 times under large log, 1 times leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search.

Elevations: collected from 250 - 700 meters, 487 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1977-09-20 00:00:00.0 and 2014-08-04 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: paratype of Calyptomyrmex loweryi: casent0900996

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