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Species: Zasphinctus turneri   (Forel, 1900) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Sphinctomyrmex turneri Forel, 1900b PDF: 70 (w.) AUSTRALIA (Queensland). Australasia. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated). Type-locality: Australia: Queensland, Mackay (Turner). Type-depositories: ANIC, MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Sphinctomyrmex: Brown, 1975 PDF: 33.
Status as species: Forel, 1910b PDF: 21; Emery, 1911e PDF: 7; Wheeler, 1918a PDF: 231 (redescription); Brown, 1975 PDF: 33; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 52; Taylor, 1987a PDF: 74; Bolton, 1995b: 392.
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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 Dry sclerophyll, 2 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in Savanna woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times Under log, 0 times Under rock.

Elevations: collected from 220 - 950 meters, 625 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1936-01-01 and 1981-04-14

Type specimens: syntype of Sphinctomyrmex turneri: casent0902768, casent0907040

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