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Species: Crematogaster (Crematogaster) masokely   Blaimer, 2013 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Crematogaster masokely Blaimer, 2013b PDF: 46, fig. 18 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Madagascar: Toamasina, Ambohidena, 20 m., 16°49.46’S, 49°57.85’E, 24.xi.2005, BLF12840, ex sifted litter, littoral forest (B.L. Fisher, et al.). Type-depository: CASC. Type-specimen: CASENT0068954. 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: 5 times found in littoral rainforest, 1 times found in rainforest, 9 times found in dry forest, 1 times found in tropical dry forest on tsingy, 2 times found in vegetation on isleberg, 2 times found in lowaltitude rainforest, 1 times found in littoral forest, 1 times found in littoral vegetation.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times canopy, 4 times foragers, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times vines/branches, 1 times on thick dead branch, foraging on top, 1 times on low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Malaise trap, 4 traps, 4 times GC, 1 times 9 maxi winks, 3 times AB, 3 times Malaise trap, 1 times Malaise trap, 5 traps, 2 times Malaise, 1 trap, 1 times beating low vegetation, 2 times LGC, 1 times yellow pan trap, YP 25 trap transect.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 1097 meters, 159 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1989-04-20 and 2019-07-12

Type specimens: Holotype of Crematogaster masokely: casent0068954

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