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Species: Discothyrea clavicornis   Emery, 1897 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Discothyrea clavicornis Emery, 1897c PDF: 593, pl. 15, figs. 39, 40 (w.) NEW GUINEA (Papua New Guinea). Australasia. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Papua New Guinea: (no further data) (L. Biró). Type-depository: HNHM. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Mann, 1919 PDF: 288 (q.)
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines
    Oceania: Australia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 15 times found in rain forest, 14 times found in rainforest, 4 times found in limestone rain forest, 1 times found in Rubber plantation, 2 times found in Dense rain forest, 2 times found in Montane rainforest, 2 times found in woodland, 1 times found in 2nd Generation Rubber plantation, 1 times found in open forest, 1 times found in Ridgetop slope, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 5 times litter, 4 times leaf mould, 2 times forest litter, 1 times sieved litter, 1 times rtn. wood, litter, 1 times nest in pocket in heavy clay, 1 times near foot, 1 times leaf litter, 1 times for. litter, 1 times ex Moss.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 11 times m2 Winkler sifting, 10 times Random coll. Winkler sifting, 14 times Berlesate, 2 times Random coll. Winkler sifting,, 2 times winkler, 2 times winkler litter + shallow layer of soil, 1 times Site GP3, 1 times soil winkler, 1 times Berlesate no. 689.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 1950 meters, 747 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1896-12-31 and 2014-02-23

Type specimens: Holotype of Discothyrea clavicornis: casent0922241; Not Provided: casent0717692, casent0717792, casent0717793, casent0717794, casent0717795, casent0717796, casent0717797, casent0717798, casent0717799, casent0717800, casent0717801, casent0717802, casent0717803, casent0717804, casent0717805, casent0717806, casent0717807, casent0717808, casent0717809, casent0717810, casent0717811, casent0717812, casent0717813, casent0717814, casent0717815, casent0717816, casent0717817, casent0717818, casent0717819, casent0717820, casent0717821, casent0717822, casent0717823, casent0735813, casent0735814, casent0735815; syntype of Discothyrea clavicornis: casent0903858

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