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Species: Nesomyrmex evelynae   (Forel, 1916) 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Leptothorax (Goniothorax) evelynae Forel, 1916 PDF: 423 (w.q.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated), 1 syntype queen. Type-locality: Democratic Republic of Congo: St Gabriel, in myrmecophyte (Kohl). Type-depository: MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Nesomyrmex: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 272
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Kakamega Forest

Notes:

Caste of types: (w, q)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times on low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Fogging Teclea nobilis, 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m.

Elevations: collected from 420 - 1600 meters, 943 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2001-05-10 and 2012-07-31

Type specimens: syntype of Nesomyrmex evelynae: casent0908993



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