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Species: Echinopla australis   Forel, 1901 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Echinopla australis Forel, 1901m PDF: 75 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Echinopla australis Emery, 1897: 577. Nomen nudum.].


  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: 7 times found in gallery rainforest, 3 times found in rainforest, 3 times found in rainforest edge, 1 times found in woodland edge on campus, 2 times found in Mangrove swamp, 1 times found in Tall mangroves, 1 times found in disturbed rainforest, 1 times found in mangrove, 1 times found in near beach, small gully, 1 times found in poor rainforest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ex dead twig, 3 times in dead twig, 1 times ex dead stem, 2 times in hollow twig, 1 times in dead branch, 1 times flight intercept trap, 1 times ex rotten branch, 1 times dead twig on tree in creek bed, 1 times dead mangrove branch on ground, 1 times swept ex foliage, 1 times stray foragers, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times malaise trap, 1 times search, 1 times direct collection, 1 times pitfalls.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 420 meters, 74 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Echinopla australis: casent0903471, casent0910966

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