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Species: Anochetus variegatus   Donisthorpe, 1938 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Anochetus cato var. variegatus Donisthorpe, 1938d PDF: 597 (w.) NEW GUINEA (Indonesia). Australasia. Primary type information: Type-material: 4 syntype workers. Type-locality: Indonesia: Irian Jaya (“Dutch New Guinea”), Mt Nemo, S of Mt Bougainville, 600-1500 ft, ii.1936 (L.E. Cheesman). Type-depository: BMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Wilson, 1959c PDF: 509; Brown, 1978c PDF: 559; Bolton, 1995b: 66.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in lowland rainforest, 0 times found in Relict rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times litter, 0 times In dead twig on ground, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times Berlesate.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 1150 meters, 326 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1936-11-01 and 2000-01-30

Type specimens: Holotype of Anochetus cato variegatus: casent0902437



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