Current View: Bolton World Catalog
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb


To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print:      Citation: AntWeb. Version 8.41. California Academy of Science, online at Accessed .

· For web:

Species: Iridomyrmex coeruleus   Heterick & Shattuck, 2011 

Download Data

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Iridomyrmex coeruleus Heterick & Shattuck, 2011 PDF: 63, fig. 24 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    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 Eucalypt, open woodland, 1 times found in Grazed Euc. dieback area, 1 times found in Pandanus swamp, 1 times found in Savanna.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times soft grass, 2 times in soil in lawn, 1 times ground strays collected in day, 1 times ground foragers.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Ex pantraps, 1 times ex pitfall trap, 1 times Pitfall, 1 times Site N03.

Elevations: collected at 767 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1963-04-06 and 2008-12-31

Type specimens: paratype of Iridomyrmex coeruleus: casent0903105

See something amiss? Send us an email.