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Species: Nylanderia jaegerskioeldi   (Mayr, 1904) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Prenolepis (Nylanderia) jaegerskioeldi Mayr, 1904b PDF: 8 (w.) EGYPT. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1910a PDF: 130 (q.m.).
Combination in Pr. (Nylanderia): Santschi, 1914b: 128; in Paratrechina (Nylanderia): Emery, 1925d PDF: 218; in Nylanderia: LaPolla et al., 2010A PDF: 127.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Central African Republic, Congo, Egypt, Guinea, Kenya, Macaronesia, Morocco, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda
    Asia: Iraq, Oman, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates
    Europe: Greece, Malta, Portugal, Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic
  Native to (according to species list records):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic bioregions

Distribution Notes:

Canary Islands, Madeira

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Rocky brush along wash, 3 times found in Jardin, 3 times found in hotel garden, 3 times found in Plantación palmeras, 3 times found in rainforest, marsh clearing, 1 times found in Gardens, 1 times found in irrigated patch of coffee trees in village garden, 1 times found in Lawn&Palm trees, 1 times found in low second growth, 1 times found in Ground water forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s), 4 times Foraging, 2 times Forrajeando, 1 times under rice sack, 1 times on ground, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times rocks, 1 times park, 1 times on lawn, 1 times Nest under stone, 1 times gass, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times water traps, 11 times Hand, 1 times light trap, 4 times search, 2 times Pitfall trap, 2 times EC32 sweeping, 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times water traps/light trap, 1 times EC31 yellow pan trap.

Elevations: collected from 2 - 1620 meters, 418 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Prenolepis (Nylanderia) traegaordhi: casent0910994; Lectotype of Prenolepis (Nylanderia) weissi: casent0912314; syntype of Nylanderia jaegerskioeldi: casent0910993; syntype of Paratrechina weissi nimba: casent0913672; syntype of Prenolepis jaegerskioeldi zelotypa: casent0912315; syntype of Pseudolasius bayoni: casent0917866; syntype of Pseudolasius weissi: casent0917865

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