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Species: Notoncus capitatus   Forel, 1915 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Notoncus capitatus Forel, 1915b PDF: 90, pl. 1, fig. 8 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Junior synonym of Notoncus enormis: Brown, 1955d PDF: 489.
Revived from synonymy and senior synonym of Notoncus minor, Notoncus mjobergi: Taylor, 1992a PDF: 61.
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  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: 3 times found in Rainforest edge, 3 times found in Radiata pine plantation, 3 times found in Eucalyptus forest, 1 times found in mallee, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in riparian forest, 1 times found in Dry Sclerophyllous forest, 1 times found in Med. sclerophyll, 1 times found in native veg., rural environ., 1 times found in Bushland, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times under stone, 1 times ground foragers, 1 times soil, 1 times sifted leaf litter, 1 times Red soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 8 times Pitfall, 2 times direct collection, 1 times Winkler, 1 times ex pitfall trap, 1 times Pitfall 116.

Elevations: collected from 40 - 850 meters, 255 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1946-05-01 and 2017-01-05

Type specimens: syntype of Notoncus capitatus: casent0909832; syntype of Notoncus capitatus minor: casent0909833; type of Notoncus capitatus: focol2216, focol2213-1, focol2213-2, focol2214-1, focol2214-2, focol2215-1, focol2215-2

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