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Species: Orectognathus elegantulus   Taylor, 1977 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Orectognathus elegantulus Taylor, 1977 PDF: 589, figs. 11-13 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Bolton, 2000: 22.


  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: 4 times found in Rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Ex rtn. log, 1 times ex rotten log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times ex ethanol.

Elevations: collected from 700 - 920 meters, 832 meters average

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-017824; paratype: anic32-010814, anic32-010815; paratype of Orectognathus elegantulus: casent0900019

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