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Species: Platythyrea quadridenta   Donisthorpe, 1941 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Platythyrea quadridenta Donisthorpe, 1941c PDF: 134 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Malaysia
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 33 times found in Rainforest, 6 times found in Lowland rainforest, 1 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in Disturbed lowland rainforest, 1 times found in Forest clearing.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 5 times ex rtn. log, 5 times ex rotting log, 3 times on tree, 3 times ex rotting wood piece, 3 times ex rotten log, 2 times ground strays, 2 times ex trunks and low foliage, 1 times in rotten log, 1 times In Hydnophytum, 1 times in Hydnophylum ant plant, 1 times gound strays, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 1100 meters, 371 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Platythyrea quadridentata: casent0900569

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