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Species: Anochetus myops   Emery, 1893 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Anochetus myops Emery, 1893g PDF: 201, pl. 8, figs. 11, 12 (w.) WEST MALAYSIA. Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Malaysia: Malacca, Perak (Bedot & Pictet). Type-depository: MSNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Note: Anochetus myops erroneously included in key to Odontomachus species by Mathew & Tiwari, 2000 PDF: 289.]
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in rain forest, 5 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in swamp forest, 2 times found in Young rain forest, 1 times found in thorny palm litter, 1 times found in 2nd growth wet forest, 1 times found in Rubber plantation.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times ex sifted leaf litter, 3 times Berlesate, 2 times Berlesate, leaf mould, 1 times thorny palm litter, 1 times Leafmould, berlesate, 0 times Leaf mould, berlesate, 1 times Leaf mould.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times Random coll. Winkler sifting, 3 times Winkler, 2 times m2 Winkler sifting, 1 times Berlese.

Elevations: collected from 228 - 1060 meters, 665 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1968-05-28 and 2014-07-31

Type specimens: Holotype of Anochetus myops: casent0903979; Not Provided: casent0715872, casent0715873, casent0715874, casent0715875, casent0715876, casent0715877, casent0715878, casent0715879, casent0715880, casent0715881

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