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Species: Iridomyrmex continentis   Forel, 1907 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Iridomyrmex mattiroloi var. continentis Forel, 1907j PDF: 290 (w.q.m.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Heterick & Shattuck, 2011 PDF: 66.
// Distribution


  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: 5 times found in Mulga, light soil/clay times found in Mallee woodland, 1 times found in mulga woodland, 1 times found in native veg., rural environ..

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times Nest series, 1 times after rain, nest edge built up, 1 times soil, 1 times Nest series 2.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times Pitfalls, 1 times beating.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1905-06-29 and 2008-07-06

Type specimens: syntype of Iridomyrmex continentis: casent0909546

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