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Species: Polyrhachis calypso   Forel, 1911 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Polyrhachis spinosa subsp. Calypso Forel, 1911f PDF: 394 (w.) INDONESIA (Sumatra). Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species and senior synonym of Polyrhachis capra, Polyrhachis malaccana: Bolton, 1975c PDF: 7.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times beating vegetation and hand collections.

Elevations: collected from 305 - 450 meters, 377 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Polyrhachis calypso: casent0910856; type of Polyrhachis (Myrmhopla) sexspinosa var. malaccana: focol2661

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