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Species: Echinopla melanarctos   Smith, 1857 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Echinopla melanarctos Smith, 1857a PDF: 79, pl. 1, figs. 25-29 (w.) SINGAPORE. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Echinopla melanarctos   Smith, F., 1857, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects collected at Sarawak, Borneo; Mount Ophir, Malacca; and at Singapore, by A. R. Wallace., Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 2, pp. 42-88: 79, (download) 79 2588
Echinopla melanarctos   Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum: 197-198, (download) 197-198 8127

Specimen Habitat Summary

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

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Malaise trap.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Malaise, 1 times Fogging, canopy.

Elevations: collected from 937 - 1387 meters, 1237 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1972-06-28 00:00:00.0 and 2012-01-23 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Holotype of Echinopla melanarctos: casent0901878

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