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Species: Polyrhachis cyrus   Forel, 1901 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Polyrhachis cyrus Forel, 1901c: 32 (w.q.m.) NEW GUINEA (Bismarck Archipelago). Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Polyrhachis urania: Kohout, 1998: 511.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times from nest in hollow branch.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times hand collected.

Elevations: collected at 765 m

Type specimens: syntype of Polyrhachis cyrus: casent0910821; syntype of Polyrhachis urania: casent0910832; type of Polyrhachis cyrus: focol2601-1, focol2601-2, focol2601-3, focol2602-1, focol2602-2, focol2602-3

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