A few collections have been made of this species from trees, in pitfall traps, or under stones, on or near the south coast. The ant has also been recorded from an Alcoa site near Jarrahdale, some 60 km south of Perth. Outside of WA, this species is known from NSW, Tas., and Vic. (Heterick 2009)
Heterick (2009) - Possessing a distinct propodeal angle and one pair of erect setae on the pronotum.
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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.
- hemiflavus. Prolasius hemiflavus Clark, 1934c: 68, pl. 4, figs. 28, 29 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA.
- Syntype, worker(s), queen(s), Beech Forest, Victoria, Australia, Museum Victoria, Melbourne.
- Clark, J. 1934c. Ants from the Otway Ranges. Mem. Natl. Mus. Vic. 8: 48-73 (page 68, pl. 4, figs. 28, 9 worker, queen described)
- Heterick, B. E. 2009. A guide to the ants of South-western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum, Supplement 76: 1-206. PDF