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Species: Iridomyrmex mjobergi   Forel, 1915 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Iridomyrmex mjobergi Forel, 1915b PDF: 77 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia, Timor-Leste
    Oceania: Australia, Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 19 times found in Grazed Euc. dieback area, 5 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 3 times found in Woodland, 1 times found in Mallee, 2 times found in Savanna, 3 times found in Mulga, 2 times found in nr. air-port runway, 2 times found in Pandanus swamp, 2 times found in Black Box, 2 times found in dune III, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times ground foragers, 1 times day strays, 2 times under stone, 2 times Callitris, 2 times soil, 2 times nest under lateritic stone, 2 times ground strays collected in day, 1 times ground strays, 1 times From tunnel under stone, 1 times Foraging on tree trunk, 1 times foraging on soil, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 18 times traps, 11 times Pitfall trap, 9 times Pitfall, 7 times trap, 4 times Pitfall traps, 3 times pitfalls, 3 times Pan trap, 3 times flight intercept trap, 2 times beating, 1 times Malaise trap, 1 times Vegetation sweeping, ...

Elevations: collected from 5 - 833 meters, 384 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1928-09-30 and 2011-08-29

Type specimens: Lectotype of Iridomyrmex mjobergi: casent0909548; syntype of Iridomyrmex mjobergi: casent0907614

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