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Species: Leptomyrmex unicolor   Emery, 1895 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Leptomyrmex unicolor Emery, 1895h PDF: 352, figs. 3, 4 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Wheeler, 1915e PDF: 261; Wheeler, 1934c PDF: 108.

Distribution:

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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 34 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in wet sclerophyll, 1 times found in rainforest edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times ground nest, 1 times nest in ground / rotten log, no brood or sexuals, 1 times ground foragers near nest at base of tree, 2 times ground forager(s), 1 times foragers on road, 3 times Pitfall, 2 times Ground strays, 2 times Ground foragers, 2 times Flight intercept, 1 times Yellow pan trays, 1 times on low vegn., ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times Baited pitfall traps, 2 times pitfalls, 2 times Pyrethrum knockdown, 2 times Pitfall traps, 1 times ex. ethanol, 1 times malaise trap, 1 times Pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 7 - 900 meters, 381 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Leptomyrmex unicolor: casent0127387



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