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Species: Aenictus turneri   Forel, 1900 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Aenictus turneri Forel, 1900b PDF: 75 (w.) AUSTRALIA (Queensland). Australasia. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated). Type-locality: Australia: Queensland, Mackay (Turner). Type-depositories: ANIC, MHNG, NHMB. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Emery, 1910b PDF: 30; Brown, 1952b PDF: 123; Brown, 1958a PDF: 5; Shattuck, 2008c PDF: 14 (redescription).
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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 Rainforest, 1 times found in sclerophyl forest, 3 times found in dry sclerophyll, 1 times found in Eucalyptus forest, 1 times found in flat, dry sclerophyll, 1 times found in high dunas, 1 times found in High dunes, 1 times found in lowland wet forest, 1 times found in Mulga woodland, 1 times found in open forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times under stone, 3 times pitfall trap, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times ground strays rainforest, 1 times under large rock, 1 times sandstone under log well inbedded in soil, 1 times pitfall, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times Eucalyptus maculata, 1 times Chenopod, 1 times attacking winged females of a Stigmacros which was moving to a new home, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search, 4 times pitfall, 2 times seed dispersal, 2 times winkler litter+soil, 1 times Site N23, 1 times Winkler, 1 times Pitfall trap, 1 times Pitfalls.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 760 meters, 234 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1894-06-01 00:00:00.0 and 2014-02-27 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: neotype: anic32-023690; syntype: anic32-017907; syntype of Aenictus turneri: casent0902675, casent0907021; syntype of Aenictus deuqueti: casent0902676; type of Aenictus deuqueti: casent0901480

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