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Species: Polyrhachis (Myrmhopla) moesta   Emery, 1887 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Polyrhachis (Myrmhopla) hippomanes var. moesta Emery, 1887a PDF: 237 (w.) INDONESIA (Sumatra). Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Wang & Wu, 1991 PDF: 599
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in lowland rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on plant.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1878-09-01 00:00:00.0 and 1977-10-07 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Holotype of Polyrhachis moesta: casent0905827; Holotype of Polyrhachis paromala tobias: casent0910894

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