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Species: Myrmicaria carinata   (Smith, 1857) 

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See Also:

Myrmicaria carinata gagatina, Myrmicaria carinata jacobsoni

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Heptacondylus carinatus Smith, 1857a PDF: 73 (w.) BORNEO. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Mayr, 1867a PDF: 112 (q.); Wheeler, 1919f PDF: 69 (m.).
Combination in Myrmicaria: Mayr, 1867a PDF: 111.
Subspecies of Myrmicaria fodiens: Emery, 1893g PDF: 219.
Revived status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 155; Wheeler, 1919f PDF: 69.
Subspecies of Myrmicaria brunnea: Santschi, 1925c PDF: 176 (in key).
Revived status as species: Stärcke, 1938 PDF: xxxv.
Senior synonym of Myrmicaria dromedarius: Emery, 1893g PDF: 219; Wheeler, 1919f PDF: 69.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in litter, rainforest, 2 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in montane rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times on low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 20 - 1570 meters, 479 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Myrmicaria carinata: casent0901427; Holotype of Physatta dromedarius: casent0901429

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