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Species: Myrmecia tepperi   Emery, 1898 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Myrmecia tepperi Emery, 1898b: 231, fig. 1 (q.m.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Clark, 1951 PDF: 172; Ogata, 1991a PDF: 361.


  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: 5 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 1 times found in Thick coastal mallee, 1 times found in Coastal mallee, 1 times found in Coastal scrub, 1 times found in Dry sclerophyll hills, 1 times found in Limestone mallee, 15" rainfall, 1 times found in Mallee woodland, 1 times found in Mixed woodland (jarrah/marri/wandoo), 1 times found in native veg., rural environ..

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times Under rock, 1 times Under log, 1 times soil, 1 times On twig, leaf litter, 1 times 11am at base of Red gum by creek bed, 1 times 10am on tree trunk.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times direct collection, 1 times Swept - 6pm.

Elevations: collected from 60 - 914 meters, 462 meters average

Type specimens: syntype: mvma32-017885; type of Myrmecia tepperi: antweb1008211

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