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Species: Podomyrma gastralis   Emery, 1897 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Podomyrma ruficeps var. gastralis Emery, 1897: 558 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species and senior synonym of Podomyrma pulchra, Podomyrma tricolor: Taylor, 1999 PDF: 174.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia, Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Forest clearing, 1 times found in Melaleuca trees, 0 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in second-growth rainforest, 1 times found in Disturbed rainforest, 1 times found in Eucalyptus woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times random foragers on track around billabong, 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times foraging ants, 1 times Dregged along log by Amopholopis.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 39 - 1432 meters, 485 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Podomyrma gastralis: casent0905751; syntype of Podomyrma pulchra: casent0908979; syntype of Podomyrma tricolor: antweb1008254

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