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Species: Rhytidoponera abdominalis   Viehmeyer, 1912 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Rhytidoponera subcyanea subsp. abdominalis Viehmeyer, 1912b PDF: 4, fig. 1 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Wilson, 1958g PDF: 306; Brown, 1958g PDF: 202.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in lowland rainforest, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground foragers, 1 times ground forager(s).

Elevations: collected from 150 - 800 meters, 489 meters average

Type specimens: type of Rhytidoponera subcyanea subsp. abdominalis: focol0393, focol0394, focol0395, focol0396, focol0894

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