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Species: Melophorus laticeps   Wheeler, 1915 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Melophorus laticeps Wheeler, 1915h PDF: 813, pl. 66, fig. 2 (q.) AUSTRALIA (South Australia). Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Melophorus (Erimelophorus): Wheeler, 1935c PDF: 71.
Status as species: Emery, 1925b: 12; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 124; Bolton, 1995b: 250; Heterick et al., 2017 10.3897/zookeys.700.11784 PDF : 349.


  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: 1 times found in one dune.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times traps.

Type specimens: Holotype of Melophorus laticeps: antweb1008985; not part of a type series: anic32-900187, anic32-900188

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