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Species: Pristomyrmex lucidus   Emery, 1897 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pristomyrmex lucidus Emery, 1897c PDF: 584 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Wang, 2003 PDF: 503.


  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

Found most commonly in these habitats: 11 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in montane rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under bark rtn. log, 1 times nest in soil under log, 1 times ground strays, 1 times ex soil under rtn. branch, 1 times ex rotting wood piece, 1 times ex rotting log, 1 times ex rotten log, 1 times Zoraptera stage rtn. wood fragment, 1 times under dark rtn. log.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 1300 meters, 867 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Pristomyrmex lucidus: casent0904698; syntype of Pristomyrmex lucidus: casent0916664

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