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Species: Orectognathus clarki   Brown, 1953 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Orectognathus clarki Brown, 1953k: 94, figs. 1, 2 (w.q.m.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Bolton, 2000: 21.


  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 Rainforest, 3 times found in Wet sclerophyll, 2 times found in dry sclerophyll, 1 times found in Rainforest (poor), 1 times found in Sandstone, wet sclerophyll, 1 times found in Casurina scrub, 1 times found in Gully, dry sclerophyll, 1 times found in Heavy forest, 1 times found in Heavy sclerophyll woods, 1 times found in Open flat sclerophyll woods, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 11 times under stone, 2 times Under rock, 1 times under stone, ledge, 1 times Under large rock pocket, 1 times Stoney ground, 1 times red clay soil, 1 times Ex trunks and low foliage, 1 times between rocks, 1 times between granite rocks.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Berlesate 877, 1 times Pyrethrum/Xanthorrhoea, 1 times Vacuuming vegetation.

Elevations: collected from 60 - 1200 meters, 600 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1928-03-17 and 2004-02-10

Type specimens: paratype: anic32-010692, anic32-010693, anic32-010694, anic32-010695, anic32-010696, anic32-010697, anic32-010698, anic32-010699, anic32-010700, anic32-010701, anic32-010704, anic32-010708, anic32-010709; paratype of Orectognathus clarki: casent0900020

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