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Species: Cataulacus praetextus   Smith, 1867 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Cataulacus praetextus Smith, 1867 PDF: 528, fig. 5 (w.) BORNEO. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Bolton, 1974a PDF: 81 (q.m.).
Senior synonym of Cataulacus sumatrensis: Bolton, 1974a PDF: 80.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Fog 11, BMNH Plot A.

Type specimens: Holotype of Cataulacus praetextus: casent0901451; syntype of Cataulacus praetextus sumatrensis: casent0909241; type of Cataulacus praetextus var. sumatrensis: focol2122

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