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Species: Leptomyrmex puberulus   Wheeler, 1934 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Leptomyrmex puberulus Wheeler, 1934c PDF: 112, fig. 14 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 12 times found in Rainforest, 5 times found in secondary forest, 2 times found in second growth rainforest, 2 times found in gallery forest, on low ridge, 2 times found in primary forest, 1 times found in lowland rainforest, 1 times found in lowland secondary rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times Nest A, 2 times ground nest, 2 times ground forager(s), 1 times nest in standing tree on ground, 1 times nest in ground, 1 times on low vegn., 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times nest in soil, 1 times foragers in leaf litter of swamp forest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times in leaf litter, 1 times in fallen tree trunk.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 500 meters, 179 meters average

Type specimens:



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