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Species: Cataulacus kenyensis   Santschi, 1935 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Cataulacus Jeanneli st. kenyensis Santschi, 1935b: 272, fig. 6 (w.) KENYA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Junior synonym of Cataulacus weissi: Bolton, 1974a PDF: 39.
Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Bolton, 1982 PDF: 358.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Kenya, Uganda
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Bolton 1982


Caste of types: (w)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Shrubland, 1 times found in tropical wet forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times beating vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times beat sheet, 1 times Litter Sieving + Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 1416 - 1660 meters, 1525 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Cataulacus kenyensis: casent0912560

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