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Species: Myrmecorhynchus emeryi   André, 1896 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Myrmecorhynchus emeryi André, 1896d PDF: 254 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1898b: 238 (s.); Wheeler, 1917f PDF: 17 (l.); Wheeler & Wheeler, 1968a PDF: 208 (l.); Clark, 1934b PDF: 41 (q.m.).


  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: 19 times found in Rainforest, 8 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 2 times found in rainforest hilltop, 4 times found in Wet sclerophyll, 3 times found in Med. sclerophyll, 2 times found in Small patch of Mallee, 2 times found in In heath, 2 times found in mallee, 1 times found in moist sandtone gully, 1 times found in Creek bed, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times In dead twig, 1 times foraging on foliage of low vegetation, mostly palms, 4 times nest in dead branch, 2 times in dead stump, 3 times under rock, 1 times litter, 3 times in dead branch, 2 times foragers, 2 times Dead vine, 2 times scrub foragers, 2 times nest ex dead branch of tree, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Pitfall, 2 times Sweeping, 1 times ex ethanol, 1 times hand collected, 1 times Pyrethrum.

Elevations: collected from 15 - 1219 meters, 470 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Myrmecorhynchus emeryi: casent0913670

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