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Worker. Length 6 lines.-Black: the abdomen covered with pale golden pubescence; mandibles porrect, nearly straight, rounded above, longitudinally grooved beneath, somewhat obliquely truncate at the apex, the tip slightly bent, the inner edge with a few minute teeth directed backwards. The head longitudinally striated, the thorax very coarsely so, the striation on the metathorax transverse. Abdomen: the basal node coarsely rugose, with a longitudinal central carina beneath, terminating in a strong tooth at the base.
Hab. Australia. (Coll. F. Smith.)
Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 1 times found in Brigalow & eucalypts, 1 times found in Savannah woodland.
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Under stone, 1 times Under rock, 1 times On gum tree, 4pm, 1 times on ground, 1 times Foraging 9am, black soil, 1 times Forager in leaf litter, 1 times Forager 10am, 1 times Forager, 1 times Ex nasute termite nest cavities at base of Eucalyptus marginata, 1 times Black soil on Box tree.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times direct collection.
Elevations: collected from 300 - 548 meters, 362 meters average