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: Pseudomyrmex laevigatus   (Smith, 1877) 

Download Data

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pseudomyrma laevigata Smith, 1877b PDF: 62 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1958f: 443.
Revived status as species: Forel, 1899f PDF: 91.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in cerradão, 1 times found in primary rainforest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times armadilha Malaise, 1 times hand collecting.

Elevations: collected at 100 m

Type specimens: Holotype of Pseudomyrmex laevigatus: casent0902851; syntype of Pseudomyrmex laevigatus: casent0904044

See something amiss? Send us an email.