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Species: Paraparatrechina oreias   LaPolla & Cheng, 2010 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Paraparatrechina oreias LaPolla & Cheng, 2010 PDF: 11, figs. 6,16,17 (w.) CAMEROUN. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cameroon, Tanzania
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in montane rainforest, 1 times found in Ground water forest.

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

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

Elevations: collected from 760 - 1440 meters, 1304 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2000-04-16 and 2011-09-26

Type specimens: Holotype of Paraparatrechina oreias: casent0178762; paratype of Paraparatrechina oreias: casent0192279, casent0317047, casent0317048

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