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Species: Myrmecia testaceipes   (Clark, 1943) 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Promyrmecia testaceipes Clark, 1943 PDF: 134, pl. 15, fig. 69 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Myrmecia: Taylor & Brown, 1985: 17.
Senior synonym of Myrmecia dixoni: Ogata & Taylor, 1991 PDF: 1666.

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: 3 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 2 times found in Mallee scrub, 1 times found in Limestone mallee, 1 times found in Mallee, 1 times found in Mallee scrub with red granite soil, 1 times found in Mallee scrub, 15" rainfall, 1 times found in Swept off limestone mallee, 4pm, 1 times found in Coastal scrub & limestone swept off mallee, 4pm, 1 times found in Dry sclerophyll on rocky ridge, 1 times found in Dry sclerophyll sandstone quartz ridge, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times Under rock, 1 times Under flat rock, 1 times On tree, 6pm, hole in ground times Nest, 1 times Nest in soil, 1 times holes under stones all from one nest, 1 times holes under stones ?? from one nest.

Elevations: collected from 60 - 914 meters, 487 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Promyrmecia testaceipes: antweb1008295; syntype: mvma32-017886, mvma32-017887, mvma32-017888, mvma32-017889, mvma32-017890; syntype of Promyrmecia dixoni: antweb1008281



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