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Species: Leptomyrmex rothneyi   Forel, 1902 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Leptomyrmex varians var. rothneyi Forel, 1902j PDF: 473 (w.) AUSTRALIA (Queensland). Australasia. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers (number not stated). Primary type locality: Australia: Queensland, Brisbane (Rothney). Primary type depository: MHNG. Type notes: Lucky & Ward, 2010 PDF: 47, cite 4 worker syntypes. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Lucky & Ward, 2010 PDF: 47 (redescription).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in dry sclerophyll, mixed eucalyptus, 2 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in open rainforest, 3 times found in wet sclerophyll forest, 1 times found in Coastal Sclerophyll, 2 times found in Eucalyptus open forest, 1 times found in Closed RF, 1 times found in Poor rainforest, 1 times found in Valley, open sclerophyll, 1 times found in Dry sclerophyll, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground nest on W-facing slope, in rocky dry soil, 2 times ground forager(s), 2 times under log, 1 times nest in ground, 1 times mixed foragers on ground, 1 times ground nest, 1 times ground foragers RF, 1 times Foragers.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times at light.

Elevations: collected from 70 - 450 meters, 187 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1930-02-07 00:00:00.0 and 2008-01-02 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Leptomyrmex rothneyi: casent0909494

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