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Species: Myrmica ritae   Emery, 1889 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Myrmica ritae Emery, 1889: 501, pl. 11, fig. 27 (w.) MYANMAR. Indomalaya. Primary type information: Primary type material: lectotype worker (by designation of Radchenko & Elmes, 1998 PDF: 5). Primary type locality: lectotype Myanmar (“Burma”): Tenasserim, Mt Mooleyit, 1000-1300 m., iv.1887 (L. Fea). Primary type depository: MSNG. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 13 paralectotype workers. Secondary type locality: 3 paralectotype workers with same data as lectotype, 10 paralectotype workers with same data as lectotype but 1800-1900 m., iii.1887 (L. Fea). Secondary type depositories: MNHN, MSNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Radchenko & Elmes, 1998 PDF: 5.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in humid forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times rotten wood.

Elevations: collected from 1150 - 1900 meters, 1603 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1887-04-01 00:00:00.0 and 1995-01-01 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Lectotype of Myrmica ritae: casent0904096; type of Myrmica ritae: focol1822



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