Current View: All Antweb
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb


To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print: . Accessed

· For web:

Species: Leptomyrmex burwelli   Smith & Shattuck, 2009 

Download Data

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Leptomyrmex burwelli Smith & Shattuck, 2009 PDF: 60, figs. 4-6, 19-21 (w.q.m.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 41 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in open rainforest, 2 times found in Subtropical Rainforest, 1 times found in Tall open Eucalypt forest, 1 times found in Rain forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 11 times Under stone, 7 times day hand collecting, 1 times nest in ground, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times foragers on understory trees, 3 times pitfall trap, 2 times night hand collecting, 1 times nest in soil under stone, 2 times dung pitfall trap, 1 times Under rocks, 1 times Under rock, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times direct collection, 1 times Pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 150 - 1240 meters, 563 meters average

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-002908

See something amiss? Send us an email.