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Species: Melophorus chrysus   Heterick et al., 2017 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Melophorus chrysus Heterick et al., 2017 10.3897/zookeys.700.11784 PDF: 152, fig. 28 (s.w.) AUSTRALIA (Western 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 mallee scrub.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times sandy nest in among galleries of Melophorus laticeps.

Elevations: collected at 450 m

Collect Date Range: collected on 1957-10-03

Type specimens: paratype of Melophorus chrysus: anic32-900127-1, anic32-900127-2

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