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"The type locality northwestof the summit of Menazi is situated at21°26.83’S × 165°41.75’E. Deuve (1987) reported the microhabitat as humid Auracaria forest on peridotite; i.e. igneous, ultramafic rock."
James K. Liebherr in Cladistic classification of Mecyclothorax Sharp (Coleoptera, Carabidae, Moriomorphini) and taxonomic revision of the New Caledonian subgenus Phacothorax Jeannel