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Species: Diacamma vagans   (Smith, 1860) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Ponera vagans Smith, 1860b PDF: 103 (w.) INDONESIA (Bacan I.). Australasia. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Indonesia: Bachian (= Bacan) “Bac” (A.R. Wallace). Type-depository: OXUM. Type-specimen: CASENT0901344. Type notes: A supposed syntype in NHMW does not appear to be from the same series as the holotype. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Misspelled as vayans by Forel, 1912o PDF: 52.]
[Misspelled as vargens by Jaitrong & Nabhitabhata, 2005 PDF: 20.]
Combination in Diacamma: Mayr, 1862 PDF: 718.
As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Emery, 1897h: 158; Wheeler, 1909d PDF: 339; Wheeler & Chapman, 1925 PDF: 63.
Junior synonym of Diacamma rugosum: Wilson, 1958g PDF: 368; Bolton, 1995b: 170; Zhou, 2001a PDF: 45.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Mayr, G., 1862, Myrmecologische Studien., Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 12, pp. 649-776

2. D. vagansHNS Rog.

Von Herrn Smith von der Insel Batchian in Australasien erhalten.

Wahrscheinlich gehoeren zu dieser Gattung noch: Ponera geometricaHNS Sm., holosericeaHNS Rog., australisHNS Fabr., sculpturataHNS Sm., scalprataHNS Sm., intricataHNS Sm. und bispinosaHNS Le Guillou.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Ponera vagans: casent0915957



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