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Species: Epopostruma infuscocephala   Shattuck, 2000 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Epopostruma infuscocephala Shattuck, 2000: 63 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki


  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 dry sclerophyll, E. maculata forest, 2 times found in Eucalypt forest, 1 times found in dry sclerophyll, near ocean, 1 times found in sandstone scrub and scribbly gum, 1 times found in valley just below sandstone cliffs.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times under small stone, 3 times under rock, 1 times under small rock, 1 times under sandstone rock, mimic in colour of common sp. of Meranoplus under same rock, 1 times under rock, mimic of a common Meranoplus species nesting under same rock, 1 times pitfall trap, 1 times nest in hard white clay.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 12 - 1170 meters, 304 meters average

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-015343; paratype: anic32-003692, anic32-003694; paratype of Epopostruma infuscocephala: casent0900027

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