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Species: Iridomyrmex spadius   Shattuck, 1993 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Iridomyrmex spadius Shattuck, 1993a PDF: 138, figs. 7, 17 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

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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: 5 times found in dry sclerophyll, 2 times found in Dry sclerophyll woods, 1 times found in sandy swale, 1 times found in Savana woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times under small rock, 1 times nest in soil, 1 times Harvesting seed from Jatropha gossypiifolia (Euphorbiaceae).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times baits.

Elevations: collected at 900 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1946-06-01 and 2007-08-19

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-017915; Holotype: casent0172050; paratype: anic32-009156, anic32-009157, anic32-009158

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