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Species: Iridomyrmex bigi   Shattuck, 1993 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Iridomyrmex bigi Shattuck, 1993a PDF: 119, fig. 9 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

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: 3 times found in open mulga, grassland, 1 times found in gibber.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times low compact mound, entrance plugged.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1936-05-31 and 2008-07-12

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-009175; Holotype: casent0172037; paratype: anic32-009176; paratype of Iridomyrmex variscapus: casent0903077

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