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Species: Plectroctena thaui   Fisher, 2006 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Plectroctena thaui Fisher, 2006 PDF: 116, figs. 9-12 (w.) CAMEROON. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Cameroon: Sud-Ouest, Mount Cameroon, Etinde Forest Reserve, 3.8 km. 330° NNW Mapanja (04°06’28’’N, 009°09’07’’E), 1440 m, 16.iv.2000, montane rainforest, sifted litter, BLF02326 (B.L. Fisher). Primary type depository: CASC. Primary type specimen: CASENT0003074. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 4 paratype workers. Secondary type locality: same as for holotype. Secondary type depositories: CASC, BMNH, MCZC. Secondary type specimens: CASENT0003075, CASENT0003076, CASENT0003077, CASENT0003078. AntCat AntWiki HOL
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Distribution:

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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in montane rainforest.

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.

Elevations: collected at 1440 m

Collect Date Range: collected on 2000-04-16 00:00:00.0

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