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Species: Polyrhachis esuriens   Emery, 1897 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Polyrhachis sexspinosa var. esuriens Emery, 1897: 591 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Junior synonym of Polyrhachis sexspinosa: Bolton, 1975c PDF: 12.
Revived from synonymy, raised to species and senior synonym of Polyrhachis arcuspinosa, Polyrhachis juxtaspinosa: Kohout, 1998: 518.


  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

Elevations: collected from 320 - 500 meters, 410 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Polyrhachis arcuspinosa: casent0903359; syntype of Polyrhachis esuriens: casent0905594

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