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Species: Anochetus validus   Bharti & Wachkoo, 2013 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Anochetus validus Bharti & Wachkoo, 2013a PDF: 141, figs. 7-12 (w.q.) INDIA (Jammu & Kashmir). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: India: Jammu & Kashmir, Manda, 32.7496°N, 74.8673°E, 500 m., 15.vii.2009, hand picking (A.A. Wachkoo). Type-depository: PUAC. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 20 paratype workers, 1 paratype queen. Paratype-localities: 10 paratype workers, 1 paratype queen with same data as holotype but 4.vii.2010, 1 paratype worker Jammu & Kashmir, Kathua, 32.3753°N, 75.5184°E, 310 m., 27.vii.2010, soil core (A.A. Wachkoo), 1 paratype worker Jammu & Kashmir, Jasrota, 32.4579°N, 75.4044°E, 400 m., 28.vii.2010, soil core (A.A. Wachkoo), 4 paratype workers Jammu & Kashmir, Billawar, 32.6141°N, 75.6054°E, 840 m., 6.viii.2010, hand picking (A.A. Wachkoo), 3 paratype workers Jammu & Kashmir, Samba, 32.5537°N, 75.1317°E, 390 m., 11.vii.2009, hand picking (A.A. Wachkoo), 1 paratype worker Jammu & Kashmir, Mansar, 32.6979°N, 75.1489°E, 690 m., 13.vii.2009, soil core (A.A. Wachkoo). Paratype-depository: PUAC. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Bharti et al., 2016 PDF: 48.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: India
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Indomalaya, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times hand picking, 1 times hank picking.

Elevations: collected at 500 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 2009-07-15 and 2010-08-04

Type specimens: Holotype of Anochetus validus: antweb1008023; paratype of Anochetus validus: antweb1008024

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