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Species: Orectognathus mjobergi   Forel, 1915 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Orectognathus mjobergi Forel, 1915b PDF: 38, pl. 2, figs. 3, 4 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Orectognathus unicolor: Brown, 1953k: 98.
See also: Bolton, 2000: 23.


  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: 6 times found in Rainforest, 2 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 2 times found in rainforest floor, 2 times found in Wet sclerophyll, 1 times found in Open forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times between sandstone rocks, 1 times ex. small wood fragment, 1 times ex small wood fragment, 1 times ex rtn. wood fragment, 1 times ex rotting wood piece, 1 times ex rotten log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times pyrethrum.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 1100 meters, 360 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1939-12-01 and 2005-12-21

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-010819; syntype: anic32-010818; syntype of Orectognathus mjobergi: casent0909301

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