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Species: Discothyrea velutina   (Wheeler, 1916) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Prodiscothyrea velutina Wheeler, 1916m PDF: 34, pl. 4, figs. 1-9 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Discothyrea: Brown, 1958g PDF: 253.


  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 Rainforest, 1 times found in riparian forest, 1 times found in lowland wet forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times rotten log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Winkler, 1 times Berlesate 511, 1 times Pyrethrum knockdown.

Elevations: collected from 100 - 900 meters, 520 meters average

Type specimens: cotype: casent0172089

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