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Species: Dinoponera australis   Emery, 1901 

Classification:
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See Also:

Dinoponera australis bucki, Dinoponera australis nigricolor

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Dinoponera grandis subsp. australis Emery, 1901b PDF: 48 (w.) PARAGUAY. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Borgmeier, 1937b PDF: 227.
Senior synonym of Dinoponera brevis: Kempf, 1971 PDF: 382.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Neotropical

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Amambay, Canindeyú, Concepción, Guairá, Itapúa

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55

australis EmeryHNS 1901.

Amambay, Canindeyú, Concepción, Guairá, Itapúa, “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (ALWC, INBP, LACM, MZSP, NHMB, NHMW). Literature records: Concepción, Itapúa, “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (Borgmeier 1937, Emery 1896b, Emery 1901b, Forel 1907d, Santschi 1929a).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in Floresta semi-decídua, 0 times found in Cerrado, 0 times found in Mata Ciliar, 1 times found in pastizal con suelo saturado, 1 times found in river forest, 1 times found in Decidual Forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 0 times Hypogaeic pitfall, 1 times FIT, 1 times Hand, 1 times Malaise, 1 times Manual.

Elevations: collected from 180 - 522 meters, 351 meters average

Type specimens:



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