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Species: Carebara madibai   Fischer & Azorsa, 2014 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Carebara madibai Fischer & Azorsa, 2014 PDF: 78, figs. 11, 18 (s.w.) CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype major worker. Type-locality: Central African Republic: Parc Nat. Dzanga-Ndoki, Mabéa Bai, 21.4 km. 53° NE Bayange, 3.03333, 16.41, 510 m., 10-17.v.2001, rainforest, BLF4032 (B.L. Fisher). Type-depository: CASC. Type-specimen: CASENT0415384. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 8 paratype major workers, 32 paratype minor workers. Paratype-localities: 8 paratype major workers, 9 paratype minor workers with same data as holotype, 23 paratype minor workers with same data as holotype but BLF4000. Paratype-depositories: BMNH, CASC, MCZC. AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Uganda
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 9 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 2 times ex rotten log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times EC32 sweeping.

Elevations: collected from 350 - 680 meters, 516 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1998-02-07 and 2012-08-02

Type specimens: Holotype of Carebra madibai: casent0415384; paratype of Carebara madibai: casent0402671, casent0402672, casent0402673, casent0402674, casent0402681, casent0402683, casent0405751, casent0405752, casent0405753, casent0405754, casent0405762, casent0405763, casent0405764, casent0405765, casent0413325, casent0413329, casent0415375; paratype of Carebra madibai: casent0402669, casent0405750, casent0405759, casent0405760, casent0405761, casent0413423, casent0413424, casent0415382, casent0415383, casent0709000, casent0709001, casent0709002, casent0709003, casent0709004, casent0709005

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