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Species: Iridomyrmex lividus   Shattuck, 1993 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Iridomyrmex lividus Shattuck, 1993a PDF: 125, fig. 12 (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 Mallee, 2 times found in Paddock, Grove, 2 times found in roadside scrub, 2 times found in Limestone Mallee, 1 times found in treelss plain, 1 times found in Mallee clay spout in hard soil, 1 times found in Urban parkland, 1 times found in mallee scrub, 1 times found in vineyard, 1 times found in Paddock, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times near hut outside KVR, 2 times ants associated with Jalmenus lithochrae on Acacia victoriae, 2 times sandy soil outside KVR, 2 times sandy soil inside KVR, 1 times nest v8, 1 times Nest in sand, 1 times nest, 1 times near S. boundary KVR, 1 times near hut KVR, 1 times near hut inside KVR, 1 times mound, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times Pitfall traps, 1 times ex pantraps, 1 times intercept, 1 times Pitfalls.

Elevations: collected at 75 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1906-03-31 and 2008-11-28

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-007720; Holotype: casent0172041; paratype: anic32-007719, anic32-014994, anic32-015068, anic32-015072

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