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Species: Gnamptogenys menadensis   (Mayr, 1887) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Ectatomma (Stictoponera) menadensis Mayr, 1887 PDF: 539 (footnote) (w.) INDONESIA (Sulawesi). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Indonesia: Sulawesi, Menado (Radoszkowski). Type-depository: NHMW. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Misspelled as manadensis by Jaitrong & Nabhitabhata, 2005 PDF: 23.].
Combination in Stictoponera: Emery, 1900: 663.
Combination in Gnamptogenys: Brown, 1958g PDF: 228.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Indomalaya, Nearctic

Distribution Notes:

Islands of Luzon, Mindanao, Negros

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in primary dipterocarp forest, 1 times found in tropical rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times foragers on log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times search.

Elevations: collected from 200 - 760 meters, 320 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1923-10-11 and 2014-07-29

Type specimens: syntype of Ectatomma menadensis: casent0915913

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