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Species: Hypoponera eutrepta   (Wilson, 1958) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Ponera eutrepta Wilson, 1958g PDF: 344. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Replacement name for Hypoponera biroi rugosa (Mann, 1921). [Junior primary homonym of Diacamma rugosum (Le Guillou, 1842).].
Combination in Hypoponera: Bolton, 1995b: 214.
Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 214; Sarnat & Economo, 2012 PDF: 149.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Fiji
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 76 times found in primary rainforest, 20 times found in disturbed forest, 6 times found in bryophyte forest, 8 times found in forest edge, 3 times found in secondary forest, 3 times found in secondary rainforest, 1 times found in mahogany/seconday growth rainforest, 1 times found in primary forest, 1 times found in primary raiforest, 3 times found in rainforest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 55 times sifted litter, 34 times malaise trap, 9 times ex. soil, leaf itter, decaying wood, 3 times in log, 2 times foraging in log, 2 times nesting in moist log, 3 times nesting in log, 1 times nesting under moss on tree, 2 times nesting in large wet log, 4 times litter sifting, 1 times foraging on vegetation, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 68 times L, 25 times H, 39 times M, 5 times F, 1 times winkler going down trail from peak of delaco, 2 times 5m interval winks.

Elevations: collected from 53 - 1188 meters, 571 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1916-01-12 and 2010-02-08

Type specimens: syntypes of Hypoponera eutrepta: casent0234133

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