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Species: Aenictus gracilis   Emery, 1893 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Aenictus gracilis Emery, 1893g PDF: 187, pl. 8, fig. 1 (w.) BORNEO (East Malaysia: Sarawak). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of Jaitrong & Yamane, 2011a PDF: 17). Type-locality: Malaysia: Borneo, Sarawak (Bedot & Pictet). Type-depository: MSNG. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 6 paralectotype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Jaitrong & Yamane, 2011a PDF: 17.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Bangladesh, Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Vietnam
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Islands of Luzon, Mindoro, Mindanao, Negros

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Degraded coastal hill forest, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times On granite, 1 times litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hand.

Elevations: collected at 937 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1912-12-08 and 2006-03-11

Type specimens: paralectotype of Aenictus gracilis: casent0903747; syntype: anic32-017905; syntype of Aenictus fergusoni elongatus: casent0916860; syntype of Aenictus martini: casent0907013; syntype of Aenictus martini boelianensis: casent0907014; type of Aenictus gracilis: focol1147; type of Aenictus martini boelianensis: focol1143, focol1144

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