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Species: Aphaenogaster loriai   (Emery, 1897) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Stenamma (Ischnomyrmex) loriai Emery, 1897: 563, pl. 1, figs. 9, 10 (w.q.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Ischnomyrmex: Stitz, 1911a PDF: 367; in Aphaenogaster (Planimyrma): Viehmeyer, 1914d PDF: 604; in Aphaenogaster (Deromyrma): Emery, 1915k PDF: 71.
Senior synonym of Aphaenogaster loriai atra: Smith, 1961b PDF: 223.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
    Oceania: Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in lowland secondary rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on ground, 1 times nesting in soil, 1 times ground strays, 1 times ex nest in soil at base of tree, 1 times common under rocks & in logs.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 61 - 1300 meters, 1035 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Aphaenogaster loriai: casent0904189; syntype of Aphaenogaster loriai atra: focol1218, focol1219; type of Stenamma (Ischnomyrmex) loriai: focol1217

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