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Species: Myrmecia fulvipes   Roger, 1861 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Myrmecia (Promyrmecia) fulvipes Roger, 1861a PDF: 36 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Promyrmecia: Clark, 1943 PDF: 145.
Combination in Myrmecia: Brown, 1953j PDF: 21.
Status as species: Mayr, 1862 PDF: 726 (in key); Roger, 1863b PDF: 23; Mayr, 1863a PDF: 430; Mayr, 1876 PDF: 93 (in text); Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 20; Emery, 1911e PDF: 21; Forel, 1913h PDF: 173; Wheeler, 1933i: 69; Clark, 1934c PDF: 52; Clark, 1943 PDF: 145 (redescription); Clark, 1951 PDF: 165 (redescription); Brown, 1953j PDF: 21; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 10; Taylor, 1987a PDF: 43; Ogata, 1991a PDF: 359; Ogata & Taylor, 1991 PDF: 1638 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 271.
// Distribution


  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: 3 times found in Wet sclerophyll, 3 times found in Dry sclerophyll, 1 times found in Dry sandy sclerophyll, 1 times found in Dry sclerophyll forest, red basaltic soil, 1 times found in Eucalyptus open-forest, 1 times found in Flat country, 1 times found in Rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times Under stone, 1 times Under rock, 1 times Under box tree, in soil, 1 times Soil specimen solitary, 1 times Ridge forager, 1 times On tree, 2pm, 1 times Common mound 5" high.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 1300 meters, 954 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1844-12-31 and 1989-12-12

Type specimens: syntype of Myrmecia fulvipes: casent0915407; syntype of Myrmecia piliventris femorata: casent0912437

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