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: Orectognathus phyllobates   Brown, 1958 

Download Data

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Orectognathus phyllobates Brown, 1958b PDF: 25, fig. 4 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Bolton, 2000: 24.


  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: 6 times found in Rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Under mossy rock, 1 times Nest in cavity in dead mistletoe? bracket on ground below RF tree. Blown down in recent cyclone., 1 times Nest ex cavity in fallen mistletoe, 1 times Litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Berlesate, 1 times ex ethanol.

Elevations: collected from 152 - 940 meters, 455 meters average

Type specimens:

See something amiss? Send us an email.