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Species: Colobostruma elliotti   (Clark, 1928) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Epitritus elliotti Clark, 1928c: 42, figs. 1, 2 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Clarkistruma: Brown, 1948e: 124.
Combination in Colobostruma: Taylor & Brown, 1985: 60.
See also: Shattuck, 2000: 42
// Distribution


  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: 7 times found in dry sclerophyll, 3 times found in dry mossy sclerophyll, 3 times found in Mallee, 3 times found in wet sclerophyll, 1 times found in Coastal heath.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times between rocks, 3 times Eucalypt litter, 2 times under and in moss on rock crevice, 2 times pocket between rocks, 1 times Rotten Log, 1 times pocket under moss on rock, 1 times pocket in moss covered crevice, common, not easily found, very small colonies, 1 times pocket at edge of rock, 1 times pitfall traps, 1 times mossy rock fissure, 1 times between mossy rocks, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Berlesate, 1 times Ethanol, 1 times Pitfall.

Elevations: collected at 609 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1927-10-01 and 2002-09-15

Type specimens: syntype of Epitritus elliotti: antweb1008177

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