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Species: Myrmecia froggatti   Forel, 1910 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Myrmecia froggatti Forel, 1910b PDF: 9 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Clark, 1951 PDF: 129 (q.).
Combination in Myrmecia (Promyrmecia): Emery, 1911e PDF: 19; in Promyrmecia: Clark, 1943 PDF: 96; in Myrmecia: Brown, 1953j PDF: 17.
Subspecies of Myrmecia aberrans: Wheeler, 1933i: 52.
Revived status as species: Clark, 1943 PDF: 96.
Senior synonym of Myrmecia sericata, Myrmecia taylori: Brown, 1953j PDF: 17; of Myrmecia eupoecila, Myrmecia excavata, Myrmecia greavesi: Ogata & Taylor, 1991 PDF: 1643.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Red soil plain, savannah woodland & box, 1 times found in Red soil, Box pine scrub, 1 times found in Black soil, hill side, 1 times found in Dry flat sclerophyll, 1 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 1 times found in Paddock, 1 times found in red soil plain, savanna woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Under stone, 1 times No mound, tiny hole in ground, 1 times nest in soil, foraging.

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-005911, mvma32-005892; Holotype of Promyrmecia eupoecila: antweb1008283; Holotype of Promyrmecia greavesi: antweb1008285; paratype: anic32-015319; syntype: mvma32-005912; syntype of Myrmecia froggatti: casent0907074



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