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Species: Calyptomyrmex nummuliticus   Santschi, 1914 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Calyptomyrmex nummulitica Santschi, 1914d PDF: 352 (w.) CAMEROUN. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Togo
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 13 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in Primary Forest, 1 times found in littoral rainforest, 0 times found in Prim. forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 7 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 3 times Sifted litter, 1 times Leaf litter, 0 times Sifted litter, wood, 1 times bois mort.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 7 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 5 times Berlesate, 1 times Winkler, 1 times Tamisage, 1 times Winkler sample, Site 2, W8.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 783 meters, 306 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1966-07-29 and 2019-11-11

Type specimens: syntype of Calyptomyrmex nummuliticus: casent0913955

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