Current View: All Antweb
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb

X

To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print: . Accessed

· For web:


Species: Euponera sjostedti   (Mayr, 1896) 

Classification:
Download Data

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Ponera sjostedti Mayr, 1896 PDF: 231 (w.q.m.) CAMEROUN. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pachycondyla (Bothroponera): Emery, 1901b PDF: 45; in Bothroponera: Wheeler, 1922: 73; in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 309; in Euponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014 PDF: 87.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cameroon, Gabon, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in primary forest, 1 times found in rainforest and rainforest edge, 1 times found in Equatorial rainforest, 1 times found in Shade coffee.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under bark, on rotten log, 1 times under bark of rotten log, 1 times leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hand collected, 1 times Pitfall trap, 1 times Pitfall, Baits, Litter sieving/Winkler, Aspirator, 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 40 - 1600 meters, 931 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Ponera sjostedti: casent0915670



See something amiss? Send us an email.