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Species: Melophorus anderseni   Agosti, 1998 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Melophorus anderseni Agosti, 1998A PDF: 163, figs. 4, 5 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA (Northern Territory). Australasia. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Heterick et al., 2017 10.3897/zookeys.700.11784 PDF: 146 (redescription).


  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 on nest of Iridomyrmex sanguineus with nest on side of sanguines.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times On nest of Iridomyrmex sanguineus with nest on side of sanguines Nest, 3 times nest.

Type specimens: Holotype of Melophorus anderseni: casent0172008; paratype: casent0173919, casent0173920, casent0173921; paratype of Melophorus anderseni: casent0104675, casent0172009

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