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Species: Rhytidoponera koumensis   Ward, 1984 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Rhytidoponera koumensis Ward, 1984 PDF: 146, figs. 31, 32, 37, 38 (w.m.) NEW CALEDONIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: New Caledonia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Dry rainforest on limestone, 2 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in dry rf on limestone.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times foraging on ground, 1 times nest in soil; located by following forager on ground, 1 times nesting in soil; located by following forager on ground, 1 times ground forager(s).

Elevations: collected from 40 - 80 meters, 51 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1980-05-02 and 1980-05-03

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-017929; paratype: anic32-017930, anic32-017931, anic32-017932, anic32-017933, casent0281310; paratype of Rhytidoponera koumensis: casent0900536

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