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Species: Opisthopsis rufithorax   Emery, 1895 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Opisthopsis rufithorax Emery, 1895h PDF: 354, fig. 5 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


   (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists)
Australasia Region: Australia

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 0 times found in Mallee, 0 times found in Red soil Box pine country, 0 times found in Dune, 0 times found in sclero. wdld., 0 times found in Mallee woodland, 0 times found in Callytris & Casurina forest, 0 times found in Mulga woodland, 0 times found in near river, 1 times found in dry sclerophyll, E. maculata forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 0 times trunk strays, 0 times nest in soil, 0 times 1 series in soil, common, 0 times on tree, 0 times On mallee branches/ground, 1 times on ground and tree trunk, 1 times on Eucalyptus trunk(s), 1 times nest under shist rock, 0 times in soil, 1 times in red soil, common, 0 times in red soil, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times beating, 0 times hand collection, 0 times sweepings, 0 times swept, 1 times traps.

Elevations: collected from 15 - 220 meters, 93 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Opisthopsis rufithorax: casent0905177

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