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Species: Metapone manni   Taylor & Alpert, 2016 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Metapone manni Taylor & Alpert, 2016 10.11646/zootaxa.4105.6.1 PDF: 529, figs. 96-100 (q.) FIJI IS (Viti Levu). Oceania. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype queen. Type-locality: Fiji Is: Viti Levu, Nadarivatu [16°34′S, 177°58′E], 850 m., 8-13.iii.1963 (C.M. Yoshimoto). Type-depository: ANIC. Type-specimen: ANIC-32-069965. Type notes: Discrepancy in the discussion: on p. 529 the authors state, “known only from the holotype gyne”, but on p.530 is written “holotype, paratype”, and also “wings were removed from 2 alate specimens”. AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Fiji
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in disturbed forest, 1 times found in bryophyte forest, 1 times found in primary rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 8 times malaise trap.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 11 times M.

Elevations: collected from 300 - 1188 meters, 561 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2002-10-07 and 2006-01-26

Type specimens: Not Provided: casent0181658, casent0181675, casent0181681, casent0181696, casent0181714, casent0181726, casent0181731, casent0181771, casent0181798, casent0181802, casent0181804, casent0181823, casent0181832, casent0186848

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