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Species: Rhytidoponera subcyanea   Emery, 1897 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Rhytidoponera subcyanea Emery, 1897: 548 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Rhytidoponera aruana, Rhytidoponera transversiruga, Rhytidoponera wallacei: Wilson, in Brown, 1958g PDF: 205; Wilson, 1958g PDF: 319.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

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

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s).

Elevations: collected from 1300 - 1600 meters, 1450 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Rhytidoponera wallacei: casent0901370; syntype of Rhytidoponera subcyanea: casent0903816, casent0916732; syntype of Rhytidoponera subcyanea aruana: casent0915145, casent0916802; syntype of Rhytidoponera subcyanea transversiruga: casent0903817

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