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Species: Philidris nagasau   (Mann, 1921) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Iridomyrmex nagasau Mann, 1921 PDF: 470, fig. 27 (w.) FIJI IS. Oceania. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Philidris: Shattuck, 1992a PDF: 18.
Senior synonym of Philidris agnatus, Philidris alticola: Sarnat & Economo, 2012 PDF: 36.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Fiji
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 15 times found in bryophyte forest, 4 times found in primary rainforest, 1 times found in secondary rainforest, 4 times found in disturbed forest, 4 times found in primary forest, 1 times found in garden/forest edge, 3 times found in secondary forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 24 times malaise trap, 4 times nesting in ant-plant, 1 times foraging on log, 1 times on tree, 1 times Hand, 1 times on stone, 1 times sifted litter, 1 times on dead log, 1 times in ant-plant, nesting.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 9 times H, 24 times M, 1 times hand collection, 1 times L.

Elevations: collected from 61 - 1188 meters, 777 meters average

Type specimens:

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