Current View: All Antweb
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb


To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print:      Citation: AntWeb. Version 8.31. California Academy of Science, online at Accessed .

· For web:

Species: Brachyponera croceicornis   (Emery, 1900) 

Download Data

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Euponera (Brachyponera) luteipes var. croceicornis Emery, 1900b PDF: 315 (w.q.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species and senior synonym of Brachyponera bicolor, Brachyponera luteipes inops: Wilson, 1958g PDF: 347.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
    Oceania: Australia, Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in lowland wet forest, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in riparian forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Winkler, 1 times berlesate ANIC 1063.

Elevations: collected from 100 - 400 meters, 250 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1899-12-31 and 2006-08-22

Type specimens: Holotype of Ponera bicolor: castype06966; paratype of Ponera bicolor: casent0902497; syntype (?) of Euponera luteipes croceicornis: casent0915660; syntype of Euponera luteipes croceicornis: casent0915259, casent0916594; syntype of Euponera luteipes inops: casent0907286; syntype of Euponera luteipes croceicornis: casent0903938

See something amiss? Send us an email.