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Species: Orectognathus robustus   Taylor, 1977 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Orectognathus robustus Taylor, 1977 PDF: 599, figs. 14-16 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Bolton, 2000: 24.


  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: 24 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in closed forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times Sieved litter, 2 times Ex small fragment rtn. wood, 1 times litter, 1 times Leafmould, 1 times Flood debris, 1 times ex small fragment rotten wood, 1 times under small rock, 1 times Litter under Araucaria.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 21 times Berlesate, 1 times Pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 100 - 1000 meters, 582 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1958-04-30 and 1993-12-05

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-017831; paratype: anic32-010834, anic32-010835, anic32-010836, anic32-010837, anic32-010840, anic32-010841, anic32-017834; paratype of Orectognathus robustus: casent0900018

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