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Species: Simopone latiscapa   Bolton & Fisher, 2012 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Simopone latiscapa Bolton & Fisher, 2012 PDF: 29, figs. 16-18 (w.q.) GHANA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Ghana: Tafo (= New Tafo, Eastern Region, Akim District, Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana), K2, 12.ii.1974 (C. Campbell). Type-depository: BMNH. AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Sierra Leone
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in Primary forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Canopy fog.

Elevations: collected from 600 - 695 meters, 631 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1974-02-12 and 2013-07-08

Type specimens: Holotype of Simopone latiscapa: casent0902703

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