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Species: Anonychomyrma scrutator   (Smith, 1859) 

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Anonychomyrma scrutator batesi

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Formica scrutator Smith, 1859a PDF: 138 (w.) INDONESIA (Aru I.). Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Karavaiev, 1926d PDF: 439 (q.m.).
Combination in Iridomyrmex: Emery, 1887a PDF: 250.
Combination in Anonychomyrma: Shattuck, 1992a PDF: 14.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
    Oceania: Australia, Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in lowland secondary rainforest, 1 times found in montane rainforest, 1 times found in Rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex trunks & tops of felled trees, 1 times ex top of felled ficus, 1 times lowl. rainforest, 1 times foragers on shrubs and vines, 1 times ex rainforest margin.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times direct collection, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 61 - 1200 meters, 889 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1955-05-03 and 2004-08-24

Type specimens: syntype of Anonychomyrma scrutator: casent0901922

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