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Species: Myrmecia ludlowi   Crawley, 1922 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Myrmecia chasei var. ludlowi Crawley, 1922a PDF: 431 (w.) AUSTRALIA (Western Australia). Australasia. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated). Type-locality: Australia: Western Australia, Ludlow, no. 12 (J. Clark). Type-depositories: MVMA, NHMB, OXUM. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Promyrmecia: Clark, 1943 PDF: 117.
Combination in Myrmecia: Taylor & Brown, 1985: 7.
Subspecies of Myrmecia chasei: Crawley, 1925b PDF: 578; Clark, 1943 PDF: 117 (redescription); Clark, 1951 PDF: 215 (redescription); Taylor & Brown, 1985: 7; Taylor, 1987a PDF: 42; Ogata, 1991a PDF: 361.
Status as species: Ogata & Taylor, 1991 PDF: 1640 (in key), 1662; Bolton, 1995b: 272; Heterick, 2009 PDF: 123.
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Distribution:

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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Roadside ponds, 1 times On ground, 1 times In herbs.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Pitfall.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1920-11-12 and 2007-01-20

Type specimens: syntype: mvma32-017871; syntype of Myrmecia ludlowi: casent0902802



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