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Species: Polyrhachis andromache   Roger, 1863 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Polyrhachis andromache Roger, 1863b PDF: 8. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Replacement name for Polyrhachis hector Smith, 1859a PDF: 142.
[Junior primary homonym of Polyrhachis hector Smith, 1857a PDF: 62.].
Donisthorpe, 1949h PDF: 420 (m.); Kohout, 1989 PDF: 510 (w.q.).
Combination in Polyrhachis (Myrma): Forel, 1915b PDF: 110.
Senior synonym of Polyrhachis connectens: Emery, 1897: 580.
Junior synonym of Polyrhachis ithona: Bolton, 1974b PDF: 177.
Revived from synonymy, revived status as species and senior synonym of Polyrhachis australiae: Kohout, 1988c PDF: 430.
Senior synonym of Polyrhachis semirufipes and material of the unavailable name Polyrhachis harmsi referred here: Kohout, 1998: 521.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
    Oceania: Australia, 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.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ex dead branch.

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

Elevations: collected from 30 - 762 meters, 152 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Polyrhachis hector: casent0901812; Holotype of Polyrhachis proxima semirufipes: casent0903437; syntype of Polyrhachis andromache: casent0905607; syntype of Polyrhachis connectens: casent0905816; syntype of Polyrhachis connectens australiae: casent0905610; type of Polyrhachis chaonia: casent0901871

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