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Species: Polyrhachis femorata   Smith, 1858 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Polyrhachis femoratus Smith, 1858a PDF: 73, pl. 4, fig. 46 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Polyrhachis emeryi: Forel, 1894b PDF: 72; Taylor, 1989a PDF: 23.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in dry sclerophyll, 1 times found in Exotic veg., urban environ., 1 times found in Wet sclerophyllous forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Marri trunk, 1 times from nest in roting branch on living tree, 1 times From jarrah E. marginata, 1 times soil, 1 times On grd..

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Tree trap, 1 times Intercept trap, 1 times Pitfall, 1 times Pyrethrum knockdown.

Elevations: collected at 100 m

Type specimens: Holotype of Polyrhachis femorata: casent0903302

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