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Species: Discothyrea dryad   Hita-Garcia & Lieberman, 2019 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Discothyrea dryad Hita-Garcia & Lieberman, 2019 PDF: 40, figs. 4G, 6G, 7G, 8G, 9G, 10G, 11G, 12G, 13D, 14G, 15H, 31, 32 (w.) KENYA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Kenya: Rift Valley Prov., Mau Forest, between Mau summit and Kedowa, -0.17, 35.59, ca 2200-2400 m., ANTC37525, 7.xi.1974, litter sample (V. Mahnert). Type-depositories: BMNH. Type-specimen: CASENT0247374. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 2 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. Paratype-depositories and specimens: MCZC: MCZ-ENT00593561; SAMC: CASENT0247373. AntCat AntWiki
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Kenya, Mozambique
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in closed riparian forest, 1 times found in montane rainforest, 1 times found in dry forest, 1 times found in montane forest, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times sifted litter, 1 times under dead trunk, 1 times ex soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times 10 MaxiWinks, mixed samples.

Elevations: collected from 40 - 2000 meters, 699 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1977-05-11 and 2016-03-24

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