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Species: Anisopheidole antipodum   (Smith, 1858) 

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Pheidole antipodum

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Atta antipodum Smith, 1858a PDF: 166 (q.) AUSTRALIA. AntCat AntWiki HOL


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Open woodland near roadside, 2 times found in mallee heath, 1 times found in Mixed native/exotic veg., 1 times found in Closed low shrubland, 1 times found in Degraded tuart (Eucalyptus gomphocephala) woodland with ground cover of exotic weeds, 1 times found in eucalypt woodland, grass, 1 times found in Eucalyptus marginata open-forest, 1 times found in Lateritic soil, jarrah-marri woodland, 1 times found in low scrub on sandstone and sand.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times soil/rotting wood, 1 times Under rock, 1 times stray foragers, 1 times shallow nest (<4cm) in open soil, 1 times pitfall trap, 1 times nest under lateritic stones, 1 times Nest under lateritic stone, 1 times Nest in soil, 1 times Nest, 1 times Urban inspection, nesting in lawn, 1 times under stone, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times Pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 20 - 50 meters, 35 meters average

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