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Species: Aenictus currax   Emery, 1900 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Aenictus currax Emery, 1900b PDF: 310, pl. 8, fig. 1 (w.) NEW GUINEA (Papua New Guinea). Australasia. Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of Jaitrong & Yamane, 2011a PDF: 13). Type-locality: Papua New Guinea: Astrolabe Bay, Erima (L. Biró). Type-depository: MSNG. Type notes: Other original syntypes probably in HNHM. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Jaitrong & Yamane, 2011a PDF: 13.
Wilson, 1964a PDF: 459 (q.).
Status as species: Emery, 1910b PDF: 29; Forel, 1911g PDF: 255; Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 11; Wilson, 1964a PDF: 459; Bolton, 1995b: 59; Jaitrong & Yamane, 2011a PDF: 13 (redescription).
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 1897-12-31

Type specimens: Lectotype of Aenictus currax: casent0903748; paralectotype of Aenictus currax: casent0916748



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