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Species: Stigmatomma tsyhady   Esteves & Fisher, 2016 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Stigmatomma tsyhady Esteves & Fisher, 2016 10.3897/BDJ.4.e8032 PDF: 174, Figs. 5a, 13, 101-114, 118c, 119b, 120e, 121d (w.q.m.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Madagascar: Toamasina, Ambatovy, 12.4 km. NE Moramanga, 1080 m., -18.83937, 48.30842, 8.iii.2007, BLF16936, montane rainforest, ground forager (B.L. Fisher, et al.). Type-depository: CASC. Type-specimen: CASENT0121332. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 8 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. Paratype-depositories: BMNH, CASC, MHNG, NHMB. Paratype-specimens: CASENT0318425, CASENT0318426, CASENT0318427, CASENT0318440, CASENT0121349. AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 30 times found in rainforest, 15 times found in montane rainforest, 2 times found in littoral rainforest, 1 times found in gallery forest, 1 times found in rainforest, transition to montane forest, 2 times found in Gallery forest on sandy soil, 1 times found in montane forest, 1 times found in forest edge, mixed tropical forest, open area, 1 times found in old-growth primary forest, 1 times found in Degaded forest below granite out crop, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 32 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 2 times ground forager(s), 3 times sifted litter, 5 times ex soil, 2 times ex root mat, 1 times under rootmat, litter on rock, 1 times under root mat on rock, 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times ex rotten log, 1 times ex root mat on soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 11 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 10 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m, 6 times 10 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 2 times MW, 25 sifted litter, 1 times 8 maxi winks, 3 times Malaise trap, 2 times 9 Maxi winklers, 1 times 10 maxi winks, 2 times 3 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 1 times two Malaise trap, 1 times 4 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, ...

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1285 meters, 619 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1992-11-17 00:00:00.0 and 2015-03-25 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Holotype of Stigmatomma tsyhady: casent0121332; paratype of Stigmatomma tsyhady: casent0121349, casent0318425, casent0318426, casent0318427, casent0318440

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