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Species: Simopone wilburi   Weber, 1949 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Simopone wilburi Weber, 1949a PDF: 7, figs. 6, 7 (w.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Democrtaic Republic of Congo (“B. Congo”): Ituri Forest, Beni-Irumu, 17 mi. N Beni, 24.ii.1948, #2119 (N.A. Weber). Type-depository: AMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Junior synonym of Simopone schoutedeni: Brown, 1975 PDF: 36; Bolton, 1995b: 383.
Status as species: Bolton & Fisher, 2012 PDF: 40 (redescription).
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Distribution:

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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times ground forager(s).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Beat 25 sample transect, 10m, beating low vegetation.

Elevations: collected from 600 - 640 meters, 610 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1998-02-02 and 2000-03-14

Type specimens:



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