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Species: Iridomyrmex roseatus   Heterick & Shattuck, 2011 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Iridomyrmex roseatus Heterick & Shattuck, 2011 PDF: 128, figs. 66, 89 (w.) 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 veg., rural environ., 1 times found in river bed, 1 times found in roadside scrub, 1 times found in Spinifex, 0 times found in Dry sclerophyll sandstone, 1 times found in Mulga, 1 times found in mulga etc., 1 times found in mulga woodland, 1 times found in mulga,etc., 1 times found in Nardoo swamp edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times On ground, 1 times Yellow sand, 1 times white gums, 1 times stray ground foragers, 1 times soil, 1 times single hole nest, 1 times Malaise trap, 0 times in soil bank, 1 times ex hakea lorea, 1 times dry grass & Euc., 1 times disc nest partly under rock, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times Malaise trap, 3 times Malaise trough, 3 times By hand, 2 times Pitfall, 1 times Pitfalls, 1 times at light.

Elevations: collected from 536 - 580 meters, 558 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1932-11-30 00:00:00.0 and 2009-10-21 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: paratype of Iridomyrmex roseatus: casent0903100

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