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Species: Plagiolepis deweti   Forel, 1904 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Plagiolepis deweti Forel, 1904g PDF: 423 (w.q.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Plagiolepis (Anacantholepis): Forel, 1914d PDF: 249.

Taxon Page Images:

© Philip Herbst; Stilbaai, Western Cape


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: South Africa, Tanzania
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in grassland, 2 times found in montane rainforest, 1 times found in Afromontane Forest, 1 times found in fynbos.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times under stone, 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m, 1 times Sweep.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1550 meters, 842 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Plagiolepis deweti: casent0909860

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