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Species: Diacamma australe   (Fabricius, 1775) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Formica australis Fabricius, 1775 PDF: 393 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Diacamma: Mayr, 1862 PDF: 718.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in dry sclerophyll, 3 times found in sav woodland, 2 times found in sav. woodland, 1 times found in savanna woodland, 1 times found in sclerophyll woods, 1 times found in thick vegetation, 1 times found in grd. foragers(s) roadside edge, 1 times found in ground strays rainforest, 1 times found in ground strays rainforest, open forest, 1 times found in low foliage rainforest, open forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times swampy flats below rangers mound, 1 times small mound, 1 times nest under stone, 1 times ground strays, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times ex trunks, 1 times decid. vine thicket on limestone outcrop.

Elevations: collected from 350 - 850 meters, 698 meters average

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