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Species: Polyrhachis zopyra   Smith, 1861 

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Polyrhachis zopyra imbellis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Polyrhachis zopyrus Smith, 1861b PDF: 43, pl. 1, fig. 22 (w.) INDONESIA (Sulawesi). Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Polyrhachis (Myrma): Emery, 1925d PDF: 204.
Senior synonym of Polyrhachis aurichalceus: Emery, 1925d PDF: 204.
Senior synonym of Polyrhachis moorei: Bolton, 1974b PDF: 179.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Polyrhachis zopyra imbellis.


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

Distribution Notes:

Negros Island

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under stone.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Pitfall.

Elevations: collected at 29 m

Type specimens: Holotype of Polyrhachis moorei: casent0903432; Holotype of Polyrhachis zopyra: casent0901875

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