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Species: Heteroponera relicta   (Wheeler, 1915) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Paranomopone relicta Wheeler, 1915c PDF: 188, pl. 8 (w.q.l.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Imai et al., 1977 PDF: 347 (k.); Taylor, 2015 PDF: 159 (w.q.).
Combination in Heteroponera: Brown, 1958g PDF: 196.


  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: 2 times found in lowland rainforest, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in lowland wet forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times nest ex rotten wood, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times ex dead wood.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search, 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 750 meters, 194 meters average

Type specimens:

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