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Species: Odontomachus nigriceps   Smith, 1860 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Odontomachus nigriceps Smith, 1860b PDF: 103, pl. 1, fig. 9 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Donisthorpe, 1932c PDF: 461; Wilson, 1959c PDF: 496; Brown, 1976a: 105.
Senior synonym of Odontomachus praefectus: Wilson, 1959c PDF: 496.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in tropical forest.

Elevations: collected from 133 - 300 meters, 216 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Odontomachus nigriceps: casent0900614; type of Odontomachus angulatus subsp. praefectus: focol0581

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