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Species: Monomorium leae   Forel, 1913 

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Chelaner leae

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Monomorium leae Forel, 1913h PDF: 185 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 34 times found in Rainforest, 12 times found in dry sclerophyll, 10 times found in Mallee, 9 times found in wet sclerophyll, 3 times found in Eucalyptus forest, 3 times found in closed forest, 3 times found in Mallee woodland, 2 times found in native veg., rural environ., 2 times found in A. preissii, 2 times found in heath scrub, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 15 times litter, 7 times ex rotten log, 5 times leaf litter, 5 times under rock, 4 times under stone, 3 times between rocks, 2 times common in mossy lumps of soil at base of tree, 2 times nest in broken boulder, 2 times nest between rocks, 2 times under stones, 2 times Sieved litter, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 27 times Berlesate, 18 times Pitfall, 3 times Pyrethrum knockdown, 2 times Ex ethanol, 2 times Flight intercept/trough trap, 1 times Pyrethrum, 1 times traps, 1 times Berlesate, stick brushing, 1 times By hand, 1 times Ex pantraps, 1 times flight intercept window/trough trap, ...

Elevations: collected from 125 - 1700 meters, 793 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1930-11-07 and 2007-01-01

Type specimens: syntype: anic32-015638

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