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Species: Ponera japonica   Wheeler, 1906 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Ponera japonica Wheeler, 1906h PDF: 306 (w.q.) JAPAN. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Ponera crocea: Taylor, 1967a PDF: 76.
See also: Kupyanskaya, 1990a: 86.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Japan
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in deciduous forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under stone, 1 times under same stone as PSW14671.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times hand.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 750 meters, 390 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Ponera japonica crocea: casent0915295

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