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Species: Myrmecia dichospila   Clark, 1938 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Myrmecia (Promyrmecia) dichospila Clark, 1938: 359, fig. 2 (w.q.m.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


  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 Mallee woodland, 1 times found in Blackbutt-red gum woodland, 1 times found in Coastal scrub & mallee, 1 times found in Dry sclerophyll on Callytris, 1 times found in Sweeping Leptospermum myrsinoides in Euc. obliqua, 1 times found in Tree heath.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times 5-7am, 1 times Strays, 1 times On mallee, 1 times Nothomyrmecia original site, 1 times Nocturnal strays, 1 times Day strays, 1 times Collected in area surrounding CSIRO enclosure, 1 times Camp area, 11am, 1 times 7am on mallee stem.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times 10am, swept off mallee, 1 times Sweeping Acacia, 1 times Swept, 1 times Swept off mallee, 6pm.

Type specimens: syntype: mvma32-017891; syntype of Myrmecia dichospila: antweb1008209

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