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Species: Rhopalomastix rothneyi   Forel, 1900 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Rhopalomastix rothneyi Forel, 1900a PDF: 24 (q.) INDIA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, India, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka
    Oceania: Australia, Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in Complex notophyll vine forest, 1 times found in Forest canopy 6.5ft., 1 times found in Poor lowland rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times under tree bark, 1 times under bark, 1 times twig, 1 times nest under bark flakes tunnels all thru pithy bark.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times direct collection, 2 times flight intercept trap, 1 times C boom pitfall trap, 1 times Pitfall, 1 times Stick brushing, Berlesate, 1 times sticky trap set 7d.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1070 meters, 192 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Rhopalomastix rothneyi: casent0908322; paratype of Rhopalomastix rothneyi: casent0908323; type of Rhopalomastix rothneyi: focol2102

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