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Species: Polyrhachis sokolova   Forel, 1902 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Polyrhachis sokolova Forel, 1902j PDF: 522 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Polyrhachis degener: Kohout, 1988c PDF: 436.


  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 habitats: 3 times found in Mangrove forest, 1 times found in Mangrove & open sandy soil, 1 times found in Rhizophora forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on low vegn., 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times nest at base of mangrove tree in tidal flooding zone, 1 times ground nest, 1 times arboreal foragers.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 1 - 5 meters, 4 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Polyrhachis sokolova: casent0910810; syntype of Polyrhachis sokolova degener: casent0910811

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