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Species: Podomyrma ruficeps   Smith, 1863 

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See Also:

Podomyrma ruficeps dohertyi, Podomyrma ruficeps thoracica

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Podomyrma ruficeps Smith, 1863a PDF: 20 (w.) INDONESIA (Misool I.). Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in Lowland rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on tree trunk 10am.

Elevations: collected from 60 - 944 meters, 556 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Podomyrma ruficeps: casent0901394, casent0902002

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