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Species: Podomyrma laevifrons   Smith, 1859 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Podomyrma laevifrons Smith, 1859a PDF: 146 (w.) INDONESIA (Aru I.). Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Podomyrma gracilis, Podomyrma laeviceps, Podomyrma nugenti, Podomyrma striata: Taylor, 1999 PDF: 174.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 9 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in Eucalypt & Melaleuca savanah, 1 times found in Lowland rainforest, 1 times found in Relict rainforest, 1 times found in tidal swamp forest/mangrove.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times ex trunks and low foliage, 1 times Rock - Hill, 1 times on vine, 1 times On branches in newly cleared secondary growth, 1 times On a vine near creek.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times taken at lights 10pm.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 1219 meters, 647 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Podomyrma laevifrons: casent0901391; syntype of Podomyrma laeviceps: casent0902001; syntype of Podomyrma striata: casent0901390; syntype of Podomyrma gracilis: casent0904707; syntype of Podomyrma gracilis nugenti: casent0908973; type of Podomyrma castanea: focol1975, focol1976, focol1977

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