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Species: Melophorus fulvihirtus   Clark, 1941 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Melophorus fulvihirtus Clark, 1941b PDF: 88, pl. 13, figs. 19-21 (s.w.) AUSTRALIA (Victoria). Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Misspelled as fulvohirtus by Bolton, 1995b: 250.
Status as species: Taylor & Brown, 1985: 123; Bolton, 1995b: 250; Heterick et al., 2017 10.3897/zookeys.700.11784 PDF: 380 (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 microhabitats: 1 times on Iridomyrmex purpureus mound, 1 times in Iridomyrmex purpureus nest.

Type specimens: not part of a type series: anic32-900076, anic32-900178; syntype of Melophorus fulvihirtus: antweb1008200

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