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Species: Pheidole renirano   Salata & Fisher, 2020 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Pheidole renirano Salata & Fisher, 2020b 10.3897/zookeys.949.51269 PDF: 132, figs. 51A-F, 64I, 67A (s.w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype major worker. Primary type locality: Madagascar: Toamasina, Rés. Spéc. Ambatovaky, Sandrangato River, -16.7674, 49.26813, 500 m., 23.ii.2010, BLF24675 (B.L. Fisher, et al.). Primary type depository: CASC. Primary type specimen: CASENT0161924. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 1 paratype minor worker. Secondary type locality: same as for holotype. Secondary type depository: CASC. Secondary type specimen: CASENT0923324. 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: 11 times found in rainforest, 2 times found in littoral rainforest, 1 times found in montane rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 8 times ex rotten log, 1 times sifted litter, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times ex rotten stick on ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times 03 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 1 times Malaise trap, 01 Malaise trap, 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times pitfall trap, 1 times 10 MaxiWinks, mixed samples.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1020 meters, 494 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1997-04-05 00:00:00.0 and 2017-03-06 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Holotype of Pheidole renirano: casent0161924; paratype of Pheidole renirano: casent0923324

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