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Species: Rhytidoponera insularis   Ward, 1984 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Rhytidoponera insularis Ward, 1984 PDF: 157, figs. 53, 54, 59, 60 (w.) NEW CALEDONIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: New Caledonia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Rainforest, 5 times found in Rainforest edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 5 times foraging on low vegetation, 2 times nest in soil; located by following forager on foliage, 1 times foraging on ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times at tuna bait.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 10 meters, 6 meters average

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-000089; paratype: anic32-017921, anic32-017922, anic32-017923, anic32-017925, anic32-017926, anic32-017927, anic32-017928, casent0281321; paratype of Rhytidoponera insularis: casent0900542

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