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Extant: 6 valid subspecies
|Junior synonym of Myrmicaria eumenoides: Mayr, 1866b PDF: 905 (note that Myrmicaria natalensis has priority).|
|Current subspecies: nominal plus Myrmicaria natalensis eumenoides, Myrmicaria natalensis navicula, Myrmicaria natalensis nigriventris, Myrmicaria natalensis obscuriceps, Myrmicaria natalensis taeniata, Myrmicaria natalensis verticalis.|
Found most commonly in these habitats: 15 times found in grassland, 3 times found in Urban garden in grassland, 2 times found in Acacia Thicket (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), 3 times found in miombo woodland, 4 times found in Kathu Bushveld; Acacia erioloba woodland, 3 times found in Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 3 times found in Acacia Closed Woodland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), 3 times found in Savanna, 2 times found in Open Miombo Woodland, 1 times found in Euclea-Seersia Open Shrubland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), ...
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 5 times leaf litter, 1 times ex soil, 1 times Soil / Leaf Litter, 1 times Ground nest.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 19 times Pitfall trap, 14 times Hand collected, 5 times Winkler, 6 times Pitfall trap, 5 days, 1 times Malaise trap, 1 trap.
Elevations: collected from 25 - 2356 meters, 1153 meters average