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Species: Terataner bottegoi   (Emery, 1896) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Atopomyrmex bottegoi Emery, 1896i PDF: 155, fig. (w.) SOMALIA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Terataner: Emery, 1912b PDF: 103.
See also: Bolton, 1981b PDF: 291.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Santschi 1914b


Caste of types: (w)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in primary forest, 1 times found in littoral vegetation, 1 times found in littoral vegn., 1 times found in coastal forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on low vegn., 1 times ex dead twig, 1 times on low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Hand collected.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 138 meters, 66 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1895-11-01 and 2009-06-21

Type specimens: syntype of Terataner bottegoi: casent0905752

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