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Species: Polyrhachis bihamata   (Drury, 1773) 

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Polyrhachis bihamata bellicosus, Polyrhachis bihamata minor, Polyrhachis bihamata perplexa, Polyrhachis bihamata tonsilis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

1 subspecies

Formica bihamata Drury, 1773 PDF: 73, pl. 38, figs. 7, 8 (w.) MADAGASCAR (Johanna I.). Malagasy. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Locality in error, see Bolton, 1973b PDF: 352.].
Combination in Polyrhachis: Smith, 1857a PDF: 59.
Senior synonym of Polyrhachis affinis Le Guillou: Mayr, 1872 PDF: 139; Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF}: 259; of Polyrhachis minor Karavaiev, Polyrhachis perplexa, Polyrhachis tonsilis: Hung, 1970 PDF: 16; Kohout, 1998: 508.


Java, Laos, Sumatra, Philippines, India, China

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in limestone rain forest, 1 times found in Old rain forest

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 2 times Hand collection

Elevations: collected from 396 - 655 meters, 590 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Polyrhachis bihamata perplexa: casent0912164; syntype of Polyrhachis bihamata tonsilis: casent0912165

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