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Species: Iridomyrmex macrops   Heterick & Shattuck, 2011 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Iridomyrmex macrops Heterick & Shattuck, 2011 PDF: 99, figs. 48, 91 (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: 2 times found in Eucalyptus woodland, 1 times found in Clearing with mainly Acacia sp. and a few mallees, 1 times found in Low closed Mallee, 1 times found in Mallee.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times trunk strays.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Malaise, 1 times pitfall trap, 1 times Pitfall traps, 1 times Pitfalls.

Elevations: collected from 12 - 241 meters, 164 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1969-11-05 and 2003-09-20

Type specimens: paratype of Iridomyrmex macrops: casent0903102

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