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Species: Myopias loriai   (Emery, 1897) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Trapeziopelta loriai Emery, 1897: 554, pl. 1, figs. 1, 2 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Myopias: Bolton, 1995b: 269.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in lowland wet forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in soil under leaf litter, 1 times foragers in leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 160 - 175 meters, 167 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Trapeziopelta loriai: casent0922250; syntype of Myopias loriai: casent0905741

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