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Species: Podomyrma gratiosa   (Smith, 1858) 

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Podomyrma gratiosa papuana

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Myrmecina gratiosa Smith, 1858a PDF: 133 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Podomyrma: Roger, 1863b PDF: 27.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Podomyrma gratiosa papuana.


  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: 1 times found in sclerophyl forest, 1 times found in wet sclerophyll, 1 times found in wet sclerophyll along creek.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in dead core of live tree, 1 times foragers on Eucalyptus trunk.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search, 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 90 meters, 60 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Podomyrma gratiosa: casent0902009; type of Podomyrma gratiosa: focol1996, focol1997

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