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Species: Cerapachys antennatus   Smith, 1857 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Cerapachys antennatus Smith, 1857a PDF: 74 (w.) BORNEO. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1887f PDF: 445 (q.); Wheeler, 1919f PDF: 140 (m.).
Type-material redescribed: Crawley, 1926 PDF: 387.
See also: Donisthorpe, 1941j PDF: 199.
Senior synonym of Cerapachys wheeleri: Brown, 1975 PDF: 22.


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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Cerapachys antennatus   Smith, F., 1857, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects collected at Sarawak, Borneo; Mount Ophir, Malacca; and at Singapore, by A. R. Wallace., Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 2, pp. 42-88: 74, (download) 74 2588
Cerapachys antennatus   Smith, F., 1861, Catalogue of hymenopterous insects collected by Mr. A. R. Wallace in the Islands of Ceram, Celebes, Ternate, and Gilolo., Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 6, pp. 36-48: 47, (download) 47 2596

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ex rotten log.

Elevations: collected at 260 m

Type specimens: Holotype of Cerapachys antennatus: casent0901347

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