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Species: Iridomyrmex exsanguis   Forel, 1907 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Iridomyrmex exsanguis Forel, 1907j PDF: 296 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Crawley, 1922e: 26 (m.).
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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 Creek bed, 1 times found in Riparian woodland, 1 times found in w'land, 1 times found in Low coastal dunes, yellow-white sand, 1 times found in Mixed native/exotic veg., rural environ., yellow sand times found in Mixed Xylomelum/Banksia heath.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times Nest series 1, 2 times Nest series, 1 times spinifex within 100-200m of ocean, 1 times soil, 1 times Nest series 2, 1 times In branch, 1 times foragers.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times By hand, 1 times Site GP1, 1 times traps.

Elevations: collected at 12 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1905-06-09 and 2009-10-14

Type specimens: syntype of Iridomyrmex exsanguis: casent0909526

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