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Species: Myrmecia cydista   (Clark, 1943) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Promyrmecia cydista Clark, 1943 PDF: 115, pl. 13, fig. 24 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Myrmecia: Taylor & Brown, 1985: 8.


  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: 2 times found in Sandstone scrub, 1 times found in Box-pine area, granite soil, 1 times found in Low scrub, 1 times found in Sea level, sandstone scrub, 1 times found in T-tree scrub.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Under flat rock, 1 times Nest under small rock, 1 times Nest under flat stone, 1 times Nest under Callytris.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Taken in sweep net 6.30pm.

Elevations: collected at 121 m

Type specimens: Holotype of Promyrmecia chrysogaster: antweb1008280

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