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Species: Hypoponera turaga   (Mann, 1921) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Ponera turaga Mann, 1921 PDF: 416 (w.q.) FIJI IS. Oceania. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Hypoponera: Dlussky, 1994a: 53 (in list); Bolton, 1995b: 216.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in primary rainforest, 1 times found in bryophyte forest, 1 times found in primary raiforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ex. soil, leaf itter, decaying wood, 1 times nesting turret nest in bare soil, 2 times malaise trap, 1 times sifted litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times L, 1 times H, 2 times M.

Elevations: collected from 300 - 1020 meters, 688 meters average

Type specimens:

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