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Species: Cardiocondyla thoracica   (Smith, 1859) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Myrmica thoracica Smith, 1859a PDF: 148 (w.) INDONESIA (Aru I.). Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Cardiocondyla: Donisthorpe, 1932c PDF: 455.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Rainforest, 2 times found in search party campsite.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex rottten log, 1 times grd. foragers.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times ex ethanol, 1 times direct collection, 1 times Malaise trap/ethanol, 1 times Pantraps, 1 times Pyrethrum knockdown.

Elevations: collected from 20 - 750 meters, 423 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Cardiocondyla thoracica: casent0901412

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