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Species: Iridomyrmex agilis   Forel, 1907 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Iridomyrmex agilis Forel, 1907j PDF: 295 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

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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: 4 times found in Mallee, 2 times found in Mallee woodland, 2 times found in Mulga, 2 times found in Flooded box, 1 times found in malle woodland, 1 times found in Roadside edge, grassland, 1 times found in sandplain heath, 1 times found in Mallee and Triodia on sand dune, 1 times found in sclerophyll wdld., 1 times found in woodland, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times on ground, 1 times stray ground foragers, 1 times soil, 1 times Simple entrance in open area, no mound, 1 times on caleye soil with crab holes, 1 times nest under rock, 1 times in sand, 1 times ground strays, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times ground forager, 1 times foragers on ground, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times pitfalls, 3 times Pitfall trap, 2 times Malaise, 1 times Site GP3, 1 times swept, 1 times By hand, 1 times Ex pantraps, 1 times Gidger traps, 1 times intercept, 1 times Pitfall traps.

Elevations: collected from 121 - 555 meters, 266 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1905-07-11 and 2009-11-21

Type specimens: syntype of Iridomyrmex agilis: casent0909499

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