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Species: Myrmecia brevinoda   Forel, 1910 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Myrmecia forficata var. brevinoda Forel, 1910b PDF: 2 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Clark, 1951 PDF: 96.
Senior synonym of Myrmecia gigas (and its junior synonym Myrmecia eudoxia): Brown, 1953j PDF: 22.
Senior synonym of Myrmecia decipians: Ogata & Taylor, 1991 PDF: 1653.
Senior synonym of Myrmecia longinodis: Ogata & Taylor, 1991 PDF: 1653.
See also: Brown, 1958h PDF: 10.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
  Native to (according to species list records):
    Australasia bioregion

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Woodland, 1 times found in Wet sclerophyll, 1 times found in Disturbed community, 1 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 1 times found in Dry sclerophyll forest, red Basaltic soil, 1 times found in In formhouse, north of road, 1 times found in Med. wet sclerophyll, 1 times found in On the wing, 1 times found in Poor rainforest, 1 times found in Rainforest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Large white mound, 1 times Ex log, 1 times Black soil, 1 times Under rock, 1 times Under logs, 1 times Small colony in soil, 1 times Mound.

Elevations: collected from 1 - 1200 meters, 702 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1914-11-30 and 1999-04-08

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-011477, anic32-015321; paratype: anic32-006084, anic32-011475, anic32-011476; syntype: anic32-006011; syntype of Myrmecia brevinoda: casent0907079; syntype of Myrmecia forficata eudoxia: casent0907081; syntype of Myrmecia pyriformis gigas: casent0907092

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