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Species: Acropyga oceanica   Emery, 1900 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Acropyga (Rhizomyrma) oceanica Emery, 1900b PDF: 333, pl. 8, fig. 44 (w.q.m.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Acropyga septemstruma: LaPolla, 2004 PDF: 76.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, Malaysia
    Oceania: Australia, Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in montane rainforest, 1 times found in tropical rainforest, 0 times found in Rainforest, wet valley.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times sifted litter, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter, 0 times In log, 1 times Berlesate, stick brushing.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times 10 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 180 - 1100 meters, 533 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Acropyga oceanica: casent0905162; paralectotype of Acropyga oceanica: casent0916669, casent0916670, casent0916671

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