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Species: Melophorus translucens   Heterick et al., 2017 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Melophorus translucens Heterick et al., 2017 10.3897/zookeys.700.11784 PDF: 396, fig. 94 (s.w.) AUSTRALIA (Western Australia). Australasia. AntCat AntWiki
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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: 1 times found in native vegetation, urban dune.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times soil.

Collect Date Range: collected on 1987-09-30

Type specimens: Holotype of Melophorus translucens: jdm32-001966-1; paratype of Melophorus translucens: jdm32-001966-2

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