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Species: Iridomyrmex mattiroloi   Emery, 1898 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Iridomyrmex mattiroloi Emery, 1898b: 236, fig. 8 (w.) AUSTRALIA (Tasmania). Australasia. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers (number not stated). Primary type locality: Australia: Tasmania (Bicknell). Primary type depositories: MHNG, MSNG. Type notes: Shattuck, 1994 PDF: 107, cites only 1 worker syntype MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Misspelled as mattiroli by Emery, 1913a PDF: 25.]
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  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: 1 times found in Lookout summit, 1 times found in Coastal heath vegetation, 1 times found in Beekeeping site.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times On woodpile near Christ College, 1 times flowers Leptosperum sp., 1 times Under succulents on rock surface, 1 times Sweeping foliage, coastal heath, 1 times Roadside verge vegetation mostly grasses, 1 times On young foliage Eucalyptus sp., 1 times on Eucryphia lucida flowers, 1600hrs, 1 times on Eucryphia lucida flowers, 1530hrs, 1 times Nests under rock, 1 times nest under rock, 1 times in leaf litter, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times Sweeping, 1 times Sweeping live Allocasuarina verticillata.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1913-12-31 00:00:00.0 and 1993-12-06 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Iridomyrmex mattiroloi: casent0905057

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