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Species: Rhytidoponera tenuis   (Forel, 1900) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Ectatomma (Rhytidoponera) tenue Forel, 1900b PDF: 58 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Rhytidoponera (Chalcoponera): Emery, 1911e PDF: 39.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in savanna woodland, 2 times found in Littoral vegetation, 1 times found in Savanna woodland, swampy, 1 times found in Eucalyptus open forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under rock, 1 times under log, 1 times On base of poplar gum, 10am, 1 times Ground nest, 1 times ground foragers, 1 times ground forager(s).

Elevations: collected from 5 - 70 meters, 37 meters average

Type specimens: syntype: anic32-011956; syntype of Rhytidoponera tenuis: casent0900533, casent0907162; type of Ectatomma (Rhytidoponera) tenue: focol2889

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