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Species: Brachyponera lutea   (Mayr, 1862) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Ponera lutea Mayr, 1862 PDF: 721 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Euponera (Brachyponera): Emery, 1901b PDF: 47; in Brachyponera: Wheeler & Wheeler, 1971b PDF: 1207; in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 307; in Brachyponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014 PDF: 80.
See also: Wheeler, 1933i: 93.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in sclerophyl forest, 1 times found in mallee woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times workers under soil, 1 times under stone.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times direct collection, 1 times search, 1 times Site C0N.

Elevations: collected from 85 - 400 meters, 218 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Pachycondyla lutea clara: casent0902499; syntype of Ponera lutea: casent0915668

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