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Species: Rhytidoponera nitidiventris   Ward, 1984 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Rhytidoponera nitidiventris Ward, 1984 PDF: 164, figs. 63, 64, 69, 70 (w.) NEW CALEDONIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  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: 1 times found in Dry rainforest on limestone, 1 times found in dry rf on limestone; rainforest, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in soil at base of sapling; located by following forager on foliage, 1 times foraging on low vegetation; dry rf on limestone, 1 times foraging on low vegetation.

Elevations: collected at 40 m

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-017950; paratype: anic32-017951, casent0281325; paratype of Rhytidoponera nitidiventris: casent0900539

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