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Species: Myrmecia occidentalis   (Clark, 1943) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Promyrmecia occidentalis Clark, 1943 PDF: 119, pl. 13, figs. 30, 31 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Myrmecia: Taylor & Brown, 1985: 13.
Senior synonym of Myrmecia opaca: Ogata & Taylor, 1991 PDF: 1663.


  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 Mallee, sand dunes on low coastal scrub, 1 times found in native veg., rural environ..

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times By sweeping, 1 times wet pits.

Type specimens: syntype: mvma32-017873, mvma32-017874, mvma32-017875; syntype of Myrmecia occidentalis: casent0902803; syntype of Promyrmecia occidentalis: antweb1008288; syntype of Promyrmecia opaca: antweb1008289

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