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Species: Pheidole komori   Fischer & Fisher, 2013 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Pheidole komori Fischer & Fisher, 2013 PDF: 328, figs 19A-F COMOROS. Malagasy. Primary type information: COMOROS, Mohéli, Lac Boundouni, 12.3792 S, 43.8517 E, 25m, dry forest, ground forager (s), 20.i.2009, coll. Fisher et al., BLF20787; CASENT0147188; CASC AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Comoros, Mozambique
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Malagasy

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in dry forest, 3 times found in coastal scrub, 1 times found in along roadside, 1 times found in coastal dry forest scrub, 1 times found in coastal scrub, mangrove, 1 times found in sand forest, 1 times found in secondary forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 5 times ground forager(s), 2 times under stone, 1 times ground nest, 1 times on road #11, on ground and leaf litter, 1 times ex dead branch above ground, 1 times collected bags of soil from leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times 9 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 1 times 05 MCZ Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 53 meters, 24 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2009-01-17 and 2012-06-06

Type specimens: Holotype of Pheidole komori: casent0147188; Paratype: sam-hym-c027174; paratype of Pheidole komori: casent0147136, casent0147143, casent0147144, casent0147145, casent0149121, casent0149200, casent0149201, casent0149203, casent0149204, casent0149207, casent0149209, casent0179500

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