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Species: Mystrium eques   Yoshimura & Fisher, 2014 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Mystrium eques Yoshimura & Fisher, 2014 PDF: 69, figs. 18, 21, 22, 50-56 (w.eq.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: MADAGASCAR, Toamasina, Tampolo, Masoala Peninsula, 40.4 km 154° SSE Maroantsetra, -15.73°, 49.96°, 30 m, 28.xi.–3.xii.2001, BLF04691, coll. B.L.Fisher & H.J.Ratsirarson; CASENT0418314; CASC. AntCat AntWiki


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 9 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times ex rotten log, 3 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times ex rotting tree stump, 1 times ex soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times 9 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times 10 MaxiWinks, mixed samples.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 600 meters, 151 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Mystrium eques: casent0418314; paratype of Mystrium eques: casent0317390, casent0317391, casent0317392, casent0317393, casent0317394, casent0317395, casent0317396, casent0317397, casent0317398, casent0317399, casent0317443, casent0418311, casent0418312, casent0418313, casent0418315, casent0418316, casent0418317, casent0418318

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