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Species: Acropyga nipponensis   Terayama, 1985 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Acropyga nipponensis Terayama, 1985e PDF: 287, figs. 14-18 (w.) JAPAN. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Acropyga jiangxiensis: LaPolla, 2004 PDF: 39.
See also: Terayama et al., 2002 PDF: 30.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Indomalaya, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Rubber plantation, 1 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in Rainforest, along creek beds.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Random coll. Winkler sifting.

Elevations: collected from 60 - 645 meters, 448 meters average

Type specimens:

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