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Species: Melophorus gracilipes   Heterick et al., 2017 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Melophorus gracilipes Heterick et al., 2017 10.3897/zookeys.700.11784 PDF: 138, fig. 24 (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 Acacia woodland with spinifex.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times sandy loam.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1960-10-10 and 1996-12-16

Type specimens: Holotype of Melophorus gracilipes: anic32-032240-1; paratype of Melophorus gracilipes: antweb1008984, anic32-032240-2

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