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Species: Gnamptogenys bicolor   (Emery, 1889) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Ectatomma (Stictoponera) bicolor Emery, 1889: 493 (w.) MYANMAR. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lattke, 2004 PDF: 83 (m.).
Combination in Stictoponera: Emery, 1911e PDF: 48.
Combination in Gnamptogenys: Brown, 1958g PDF: 227.
Subspecies of Gnamptogenys coxalis: Emery, 1895m: 458.
Senior synonym of Gnamptogenys bannana: Lattke, 2004 PDF: 81.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Indomalaya, Oceania

Distribution Notes:

Myanmar, Vietnam, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mynmar, Thailand,

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 8 times found in rain forest, 9 times found in Rubber plantation, 1 times found in Botanical garden rubber plantation, 4 times found in Young rain forest, 4 times found in 2nd Generation Rubber plantation, 1 times found in second growth bamboo rainforest, 1 times found in Botanical garden, 1 times found in Botanical garden forest, 1 times found in limestone rain forest, 1 times found in Old rain forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 15 times Random coll. Winkler sifting, 11 times m2 Winkler sifting, 3 times Hand collection, 1 times Random coll. Winkler sifting,.

Elevations: collected from 100 - 840 meters, 661 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1885-10-01 and 2013-06-14

Type specimens: syntype of Ectatomma bicolor minor: casent0907201; syntype of Gnamptogenys bicolor: casent0903851; type of Ectatomma (Stictoponera) bicolor: focol0872; unpublished name: Stictoponera mediorubra: focol0869, focol0870, focol0871

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