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Species: Myrmecorhynchus carteri   Clark, 1934 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Myrmecorhynchus carteri Clark, 1934b PDF: 43, pl. 3, figs. 11, 12 (s.w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also Shattuck, 2015 PDF: 285.


  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: 3 times found in wet sclerophyll, 3 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 2 times found in Euc. pauciflora, stellulata and perriniana forest, 2 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in snow gum woodland, 1 times found in beach perimeter, 1 times found in web sclerophyll, 1 times found in Coastal scrub, 1 times found in wet coastal scrub, 1 times found in coastal scrub, at waters edge, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times in dead twig, 1 times foragers on tree trunk, 10am, 1 times foragers, 1 times ex Eucalyptus stellulata, 1 times ex Eucalyptus perriniana, 1 times dead twig of Acacia sophorea, 1 times under rock, 1 times Seperately in hollow stems, hollowed by bees Exoneura, 1 times on fruit tree, 1 times On Eucryphia lucida flowers, 1250hrs., 1 times nest ex small dead branch on ground, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Ethanol, 1 times Malaise across disused snig track in forest, 1 times Malaise trap, 1 times Pyrethrum, 1 times WB line malaise over Beehive Creek.

Elevations: collected from 15 - 1585 meters, 763 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Myrmecorhynchus carteri: antweb1008212, casent0903253

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