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Subspecies: Papyrius nitidus queenslandensis   (Forel, 1901) 


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Papyrius nitidus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Iridomyrmex nitida var. queenslandensis Forel, 1901c: 21 (w.m.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1907j PDF: 288 (q.).
Combination in Papyrius: Shattuck, 1992a PDF: 17.
Subspecies of Papyrius nitidus: Forel, 1915b PDF: 79.
// 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: 2 times found in sclerophyl forest, 1 times found in dry sclerophyl.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times foragers on ground, 1 times under dead wood and in soil, 1 times nest in soil under dead wood.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 600 meters, 275 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1996-12-30 and 2006-08-22

Type specimens: syntype: anic32-014964; syntype of Papyrius nitidus queenslandensis: casent0909552

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