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Species: Carebara silenus   (Smith, 1858) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Pheidole silenus Smith, 1858a PDF: 176 (s.w.) SINGAPORE. Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated). Type-locality: Singapore: (no further data). Type-depository: BMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pheidologeton: Mayr, 1862 PDF: 751.
Combination in Carebara: Fischer et al., 2014 PDF: 72.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in litter, rainforest, 1 times found in oil palm plantation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times pitfall, 1 times pitfall, litter.

Elevations: collected from 104 - 173 meters, 132 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2008-08-20 and 2010-10-05

Type specimens: syntype of Pheidologeton silenus: casent0900737, casent0900738

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