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Species: Carebara nosindambo   (Forel, 1891) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Aeromyrma nosindambo Forel, 1891c PDF: 199, pl. 6, fig. 1 (q.m.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Lectotype queen: Madagascar, Imerina Antananarivo, Camboué; CASENT0101726 (MHNG) Secondary type information: paralectotype male: Madagascar. Fianarantsoa, Imérina, Camboué. CASENT0101726 (MHNG) AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1892l PDF: 523 (s.w.).


  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: 55 times found in rainforest, 7 times found in littoral rainforest, 8 times found in montane rainforest, 3 times found in littoral forest, 2 times found in montane shrubland, 2 times found in montane rainforest, marsh edge, 2 times found in grassland, 1 times found in montane forest, 1 times found in park/garden, 1 times found in rainforest, transition to montane forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 40 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 20 times ex rotten log, 11 times sifted litter, 2 times under stone, 1 times ex litter, 2 times ex dead twig above ground, 1 times under rootmat, litter on rock, 1 times ground nest, 1 times ex dead tree stump, 1 times ex Asplenium sp. (Berlese).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 16 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times 7 MaxiWinks, 6 times 9 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 7 times 03 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 6 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m, 2 times 10 maxi winks, 3 times 9 Maxi winklers, 3 times MW, 25 sifted litter, 3 times MW, 10 sifted litter, 1 times 7 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 2 times 3 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, ...

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1580 meters, 529 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1985-11-01 and 2015-10-03

Type specimens: syntype of Carebara nosindambo: casent0101698, casent0101726, casent0101921

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