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Species: Aenictus levior   (Karavaiev, 1926) 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Eciton (Aenictus) impressus var. levior Karavaiev, 1926d PDF: 425 (w.) INDONESIA (Buru I.). Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Junior synonym of Aenictus aratus: Wilson, 1964a PDF: 446.
Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Shattuck, 2008C PDF: 17.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia, Malaysia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Aenictus levior n. stat.  Shattuck, S. O., 2008, Review of the ant genus Aenictus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Australia with notes on A. ceylonicus (Mayr)., Zootaxa 1926, pp. 1-19: 17, (download) 17 22170
Aenictus levior n. stat.  Shattuck, S. O., 2008, Review of the ant genus Aenictus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Australia with notes on A. ceylonicus (Mayr)., Zootaxa 1926, pp. 1-19: 17, (download) 17 22170

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in 2nd growth wet forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nocturnal column.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 250 - 450 meters, 400 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Eciton (Aenictus) impressus levior: casent0916862



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