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Species: Strumigenys oxysma   (Bolton, 1983) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Smithistruma oxysma Bolton, 1983 PDF: 315, fig. 19 (w.q.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pyramica: Bolton, 1999 PDF: 1673.
See also: Bolton, 2000: 325.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: South Africa
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in montane rainforest, 1 times found in podocarp forest, 1 times found in PodocarpForest, 1 times found in Forest - Indigenous.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times rotted wood, moss, fleshy woody fungi, 1 times rotted stump of Cussonia spicata, 0 times For. litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m, 1 times Sifting, 1 times Winkler Bag, 1 times Berlesate 8.

Elevations: collected from 1350 - 1500 meters, 1371 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1978-12-21 and 1998-08-28

Type specimens: paratype of Pyramica oxysma: casent0900100

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