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Species: Polyrhachis arcuata   (Le Guillou, 1842) 

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Polyrhachis arcuata acutinota

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Formica arcuata Le Guillou, 1842 PDF: 315 (w.q.) BORNEO. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Junior synonym of Polyrhachis latreillei: Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 264; Emery, 1896j: 380.
Revived from synonymy and senior synonym of Polyrhachis latifrons (and its junior synonym Polyrhachis modiglianii): Emery, 1897: 583; of Polyrhachis continentis: Kohout, 1998: 510.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Lower vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Pitfall.

Elevations: collected at 5 m

Type specimens: syntype of Polyrhachis arcuata continentis: casent0910817; syntype of Polyrhachis modiglianii: casent0905826; type of Polyrhachis latifrons: focol2612

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