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Species: Camponotus (Mayria) manabo   Rakotonirina & Fisher, 2018 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Camponotus manabo Rakotonirina & Fisher, 2018 10.11646/zootaxa.4438.1.1 PDF: 43, figs. 5A, 29, 37 (s.w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Holotype worker. Madagascar: Province Toamasina, Bevolota 17.1 km N Andasibe, -18.77071, 48.43164, 995 m, ex rotten log, montane rainforest, 12 Dec 2007 (B.L. Fisher et al.) collection code: BLF19324, specimen code: CASENT0135055 (CASC) Secondary type information: Paratype. 1 worker with same data as holotype but with specimen code: CASENT0135056 (CASC) 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: 16 times found in rainforest, 5 times found in montane rainforest, 1 times found in rainforest, transition to montane forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times ex rotten log, 5 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 3 times ground forager(s), 1 times ground nest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Malaise trap, 1 times 9 Maxi winklers, 2 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times 9 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 1 times MW, 25 sifted litter, 2 times pitfall trap, PF 50 tube sample transect, 5m, 2 times yellow pan trap, YP 25 trap transect, 1 times GC, 1 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m.

Elevations: collected from 140 - 1075 meters, 686 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1993-11-19 and 2012-12-12

Type specimens: Holotype of Camponotus manabo: casent0135055; paratype of Camponotus manabo: casent0135056, casent0135056-d01

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