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Species: Platythyrea dentinodis   (Clark, 1930) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Eubothroponera dentinodis Clark, 1930c PDF: 9, fig. 1 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Platythyrea: Brown, 1975 PDF: 8.


  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: 3 times found in Mallee, remnant woodalnd times found in Coastal sandplain, 1 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 1 times found in mallee scrub, 1 times found in salt bush mallee.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times trunk strays, 1 times on tree trunk 4pm, 1 times edge of salt lake foraging 6pm under small shrub, 1 times 4pm foraging in leaf litter at base of small gum tree.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Pitfall, 1 times Vacuuming vegetation.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 457 meters, 243 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Eubothroponera dentinodis: antweb1008180; syntype of Platythyrea dentinodis: casent0900577, casent0900578

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