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Species: Calyptomyrmex caledonicus   Shattuck, 2011 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Calyptomyrmex caledonicus Shattuck, 2011a PDF: 7, fig. 4 (w.) NEW CALEDONIA. Australasia. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: New Caledonia: Forêt de Thy, rainforest litter, 21.v.1984 (G. Monteith & D. Cook). Primary type depository: ANIC. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 1 paratype worker. Secondary type locality: same as for holotype. Secondary type depository: ANIC. AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: New Caledonia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 9 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times Sieved litter, 2 times Litter, 1 times leafmould in gallery.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 7 times Berlesate, 1 times Dung trap, 1 times flight intercept trap.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 485 meters, 231 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1963-01-22 00:00:00.0 and 2004-11-28 00:00:00.0

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