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Species: Pheidole navoatrensis   Salata & Fisher, 2020 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Pheidole navoatrensis Salata & Fisher, 2020a 10.3897/zookeys.905.39592 PDF: 34, figs. 18A-F, 85M, 87R (s.w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype major worker. Primary type locality: Madagascar: Antananarivo, Navoatra I Non-Protected Area, 7.64 km. NW Arivonimamo, -18.97806, 47.11929, 1373 m., 6.v.2010 (Andrianjaka & Ravelomanana). Primary type depository: CASC. Primary type specimen: CASENT0204235. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 1 paratype minor worker. Secondary type locality: same as for holotype. Secondary type depository: CASC. Secondary type specimen: CASENT0204254. 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: 1 times found in Dry forest on sandy soil, 4 times found in Uapaca woodland, 3 times found in tropical dry forest, 1 times found in tropical dry forest on tsingy, 2 times found in savannah woodland, 2 times found in gallery forest, 3 times found in Shrubland, 1 times found in gallery forest, TS3, 1 times found in grassland, 1 times found in open secondary vegetation.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 11 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times leaf litter, 1 times ground forager(s), 2 times ex soil, 1 times under stone, 1 times sifted litter, 1 times pitfall trap.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times 10 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 4 times MW 20 sample transect, 10m, 4 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times 9 maxi winks, 1 times pitfall trap, PF 20 tube sample transect, 10m, 1 times MW 20 sample transect, 5m.

Elevations: collected from 15 - 1708 meters, 847 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1996-01-21 00:00:00.0 and 2013-02-26 00:00:00.0

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