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Species: Strumigenys karawajewi   Brown, 1948 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Strumigenys (Trichoscapa) karawajewi Brown, 1948b PDF: 44. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Replacement name for Strumigenys emeryi Karavaiev, 1935. [Junior primary homonym of Strumigenys emeryi Mann, 1922.]
Combination in Trichoscapa: Brown, 1995b PDF: 219.
Combination in Pyramica: Bolton, 1999 PDF: 1673.
Status as species: Brown, 1953g PDF: 124; Brown, 1995b PDF: 219; Bolton, 1995b: 384; Bolton, 2000: 400 (redescription); Clouse, 2007b PDF: 226; Pfeiffer et al., 2011 PDF: 51; Sarnat et al., 2013 PDF: 72.
Senior synonym of Strumigenys dubia: Brown, 1995b PDF: 219; Bolton, 2000: 401.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Tanzania
    Asia: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines
    Oceania: Micronesia, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Tonga
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Australasia, Indomalaya, Oceania

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 10 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in under a log; sandy sandy soil, some grass, 3 times found in tropical rainforest, 1 times found in davis-sifted and incidental collections ; 2� forest/ edge, 1 times found in 2nd growth, 1 times found in 2nd growth wet forest, 1 times found in ca. 150m below summit, 1 times found in Davis-sifted, incidental collections; heard a solitary bib 3-4 times while sampling. No Answer. Also heard & saw monkey, 1 times found in Secondary rainforest, 1 times found in swamp forest, south end, east of road; including nest of A. gracilipes in rotten palm frond, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times under a log; sandy sandy soil, some grass, 4 times Leafmould, berlesate, 1 times sifted leaf litter, 2 times Berlesate, 1 times strays, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times Litter, berlesate, 1 times Litter, 1 times leaf litter (1 sq meter), 1 times in rotten log, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times Winkler, 2 times hand collected|aspirator, 3 times Davis sifting>hand collected|aspirator, 3 times Berlesate.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 2600 meters, 409 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1945-08-03 00:00:00.0 and 2014-07-31 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Holotype: fmnhins0000042997; Holotype of Strumigenys emeryi: casent0917088; Paratype: fmnhins0000042998, fmnhins0000042999; syntype of Strumigenys karawajewi: casent0917090

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