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Species: Polyrhachis (Polyrhachis) bellicosa   Smith, 1859 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Polyrhachis bellicosus Smith, 1859a PDF: 142 (w.) INDONESIA (Aru I.). Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Subspecies of Polyrhachis bihamata: Mayr, 1862 PDF: 678
See also: Kohout, 2012a PDF: 55; Kohout, 2014 PDF: 6
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines
    Oceania: Australia, Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya

Distribution Notes:

Negros Island

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in closed canopy wet forest, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in rainforest edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times foraging on tree trunk, 1 times foragers in leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search, 1 times beating vegetation and hand collections, 1 times hand collection.

Elevations: collected from 175 - 465 meters, 245 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1944-04-01 00:00:00.0 and 2014-07-26 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Holotype of Polyrhachis bellicosa: casent0901810; Not Provided: casent0216040; paratype of unpublished name: Polyrhachis bellicosa secosa: focol2523, focol2524; syntype of Polyrhachis bellicosa crudelis: casent0905551

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