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Species: Iridomyrmex angusticeps   Forel, 1901 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Iridomyrmex angusticeps Forel, 1901c: 19 (w.) NEW GUINEA (Bismarck Archipelago). Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia, Philippines
    Oceania: Australia, Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Acacia shrubland, 1 times found in Rainforest edge, 1 times found in Riparian woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times Pineapple fields, 1 times Stray ground foragers, 1 times nest in open sand on upper beach near rainforest, nest chambers ca. 20cm below surface, 1 times ex Nepenthes.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Pirfall.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 609 meters, 399 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1967-05-31 and 2012-05-07

Type specimens: syntype of Iridomyrmex angusticeps: casent0909504; type of Iridomyrmex angusticeps: focol2832

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