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Species: Iridomyrmex longisoma   Heterick & Shattuck, 2011 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Iridomyrmex longisoma Heterick & Shattuck, 2011 PDF: 96, fig. 46 (w.) 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: white sand times found in heathland, 2 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 1 times found in Fairfield woodland, 1 times found in heathland, 1 times found in mixed native/exotic veg., urban parkland (wetland), 1 times found in sandplain heath, 1 times found in sclerophyll woodland, 1 times found in sclerophyll woodland white sand, 1 times found in Built up area, 1 times found in coastal dune, white sand, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times white sand, 1 times soil, 1 times on path near lawn mid afternoon, 1 times nest in soil, 1 times foraging on soil, 1 times car park verge beside dune.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Pitfall.

Elevations: collected at 250 m

Type specimens: paratype of Iridomyrmex longisoma: casent0903090

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