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: Rhytidoponera terrestris   Ward, 1984 

Download Data

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Rhytidoponera terrestris Ward, 1984 PDF: 168, figs. 43, 44, 49, 50 (w.m.) NEW CALEDONIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Rainforest, 1 times found in low vegetation rainforest, 1 times found in primary rainforest, 1 times found in Ridge rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times foraging on low vegetation, 1 times foraging on low veg., 1 times foraging, 1 times on palm leaf, 1 times nesting in ground, very inconspic. nest entr., 1 times nest in soil; located by following forager on foliage, 1 times litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times winkler, E.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 740 meters, 397 meters average

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-017964; paratype: anic32-017965, anic32-017966, anic32-017967; paratype of Rhytidoponera terrestris: casent0915354

See something amiss? Send us an email.