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Species: Rhytidoponera opaciventris   Ward, 1984 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Rhytidoponera opaciventris Ward, 1984 PDF: 145, figs. 17, 18, 23, 24 (w.m.) 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: 11 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in moss forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times Under stone, 4 times ex rotting log, 2 times leaf litter, 2 times foraging on ground, 1 times foraging on low veg..

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Berlesate, 1 times litter 78/262.

Elevations: collected from 100 - 750 meters, 321 meters average

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-017952; paratype: anic32-017953, anic32-017954, anic32-017955, anic32-017956, anic32-017957, anic32-017958, anic32-017959, anic32-017960, anic32-017961, anic32-017962, anic32-017963, casent0281318; paratype of Rhytidoponera opaciventris: casent0900534

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