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Species: Pristomyrmex rigidus   Wang, 2003 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Pristomyrmex rigidus Wang, 2003a PDF: 415, figs. 94-97 (w.q.) THAILAND. Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Thailand: Kaeng Krachan N.P., 19.xi.1985, no. 26 (Löbl & Burckhardt). Type-depository: BMNH. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 11 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. Paratype-depositories: BMNH, MCZC, MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Pfeiffer et al., 2011 PDF: 50.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in 2nd growth wet forest, 1 times found in rainforest edge, 1 times found in tropical rainforest, 1 times found in disturbed rainforest mixed with bamboo, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Winkler, 1 times winkler sifting, 1 times Leaf litter extraction.

Elevations: collected from 74 - 330 meters, 224 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1985-11-19 and 2015-05-14

Type specimens: Holotype of Pristomyrmex rigidus: casent0901707

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