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Species: Euponera sjostedti   (Mayr, 1896) 

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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.


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

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

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