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Species: Rhopalomastix johorensis   Wheeler, 1929 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Rhopalomastix rothneyi subsp. johorensis Wheeler, 1929e PDF: 96 (w.m.) SINGAPORE. Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of Wang et al., 2018 10.11646/zootaxa.4532.3.1 PDF: 316). Type-locality: Singapore (no further data) (Overbeck). Type-depository: MCZ. Type-specimen: MCZ_ENT00023066 (lectotype and paralectotypes). Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 10 paralectotype workers, 2 paralectotype males. Paratype-locality: same as for lectotype. Paratype-depository: MCZ. Paratype-specimen: MCZ_ENT00023066 (lectotype and paralectotypes). Type notes: Lectotype and 2 paralectotype workers are 3 original syntypes on the same pin. Lectotype is the top specimen on the pin. (Source: Wang et al., 2018 10.11646/zootaxa.4532.3.1 PDF: 316.) AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Wang et al., 2018 10.11646/zootaxa.4532.3.1 PDF: 316.
[Misspelled as jahorensis by Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 111.]
Status as species: Wang et al., 2018 10.11646/zootaxa.4532.3.1 PDF: 316 (redescription); Wang et al., 2021 10.5852/ejt.2021.739.1271 PDF: 139 (redescription).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Singapore, Thailand
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times destroys bark of mango.

Elevations: collected at 250 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1936-12-31 and 2003-11-29

Type specimens: Holotype of Rhopalomastix janeti: casent0901744; syntype of Rhopalomastix rothneyi johorensis: casent0911229

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