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Species: Rhoptromyrmex wroughtonii   Forel, 1902 

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Note: Not a Valid Taxon Name

Current Valid Name:

Tetramorium wroughtonii

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Rhoptromyrmex wroughtonii Forel, 1902c PDF: 231 (w.m.) INDIA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki


  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

Distribution Notes:

India, Sumatra, West Malaysia, Taiwan

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in Rainforest, 2 times found in exotic pine forest, 2 times found in relic rainforest, 1 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 1 times found in edge of rainforest, 1 times found in Lowland forest, 1 times found in Lowland Rainforest, 1 times found in Regen. dense shrub.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times swept off low shrub 6pm, 1 times Sieved litter, 1 times sandy rubble under Sclera, 1 times Litter & moss, 1 times in root mass on rock, 1 times In dead twig on small shrub.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times Berlesate, 2 times Sweeping, 1 times at light, 1 times ex ethanol, 1 times ex yellow trays, 1 times Malaise trap.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1520 meters, 742 meters average

Type specimens:

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