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Species: Platythyrea turneri   Forel, 1895 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Platythyrea turneri Forel, 1895g PDF: 420 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


  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: 10 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 2 times found in sandstone scrub, 2 times found in coastal heath, 2 times found in Low granite outcrop in Karri forest, 1 times found in native veg., rural environ., 1 times found in red soil plain, 1 times found in red soil plains, 1 times found in beach scrub, sand, 1 times found in Slopes of Sandstone Valley, 1 times found in coastal scrub, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under stone, 1 times under rock, 1 times soil, 1 times Nest in soil under stone, 1 times mulga pine box scrud, foraging in leaf litter, 4.30pm, 102�, 1 times forager, 1 times Box callytris.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times Pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 762 meters, 215 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Eubothroponera bicolor: antweb1008178; Holotype of Eubothroponera reticulata: antweb1008182; syntype of Pachycondyla tasmaniensis: casent0907263; syntype of Platythyrea turneri: casent0907118

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