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Species: Stigmatomma pluto   (Gotwald & Lévieux, 1972) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Amblyopone pluto Gotwald & Lévieux, 1972 PDF: 384, figs. 1-26 (w.q.m.) IVORY COAST. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Ivory Coast: Lamto Field Station of the University of Abidjan (ca 50 km. S Toumodi, 6°13’N, 5°41’W), 16.viii.1965, nest AA 104 (J. Lévieux). Type-depository: MNHN. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: paratype workers, paratype queens, paratype males (numbers not stated). Paratype-locality: some with same data but others with variant dates and nest numbers. The authors do not provide details but mention “type-nest and 4 additional samples”, comprising at least 15 workers, 5 queens and 2 males. Paratype-depositories: BMNH, MCZC, MNHN. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 62.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Gabon, Ivory Coast, Nigeria
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in savanna.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on surface of soil line.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times AA 104, 1 times AA 334 N3.

Elevations: collected at 870 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1965-08-16 00:00:00.0 and 1976-04-11 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: paratype of Amblyopone pluto: antweb1008502; paratype of Stigmatomma pluto: casent0906001



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