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Species: Aenictus laeviceps   (Smith, 1857) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Typhlatta laeviceps Smith, 1857a PDF: 79 (w.) BORNEO (East Malaysia: Sarawak). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of Jaitrong & Yamane, 2011a PDF: 37). Type-locality: Malaysia: Borneo, Sarawak, “SAR. 40” (A.R. Wallace). Type-depository: BMNH. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 2 paralectotype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for lectotype. Paratype-depositories: BMNH, OXUM. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Jaitrong & Yamane, 2011a PDF: 37.
[Misspelled as leviceps by Roger, 1863b PDF: 36; Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 8; Emery, 1910b PDF: 30, and others.]
Combination in Aenictus: Forel, 1890c PDF: ciii
Status as species: Smith, 1862a PDF: 49; Roger, 1863b PDF: 36; Mayr, 1863a PDF: 457; Smith, 1871a PDF: 333; Mayr, 1872 PDF: 151; Mayr, 1879 PDF: 668 (in key); Emery, 1887f PDF: 449; Emery, 1889: 487; Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 8; Emery, 1895m: 452; Forel, 1901a PDF: 475; Emery, 1901i PDF: 566; Bingham, 1903 PDF: 18; Emery, 1910b PDF: 30; Forel, 1911f PDF: 382; Wheeler, 1919f PDF: 61; Wheeler & Chapman, 1925 PDF: 47; Wheeler, 1930j PDF: 199 (in key); Donisthorpe, 1932c PDF: 451; Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 13; Chapman, 1963 PDF: 263; Wilson, 1964a PDF: 467; Baltazar, 1966 PDF: 231; Terayama & Yamane, 1989 PDF: 599; Radchenko, 1993a PDF: 76; Xu, 1994a: 119; Bolton, 1995b: 60; Wu & Wang, 1995a: 51; Zhou & Chen, 1999 PDF: 63 (in key); Mathew & Tiwari, 2000 PDF: 266; Zhou, 2001a PDF: 60; Zhang & Zheng, 2002 PDF: 218; Jaitrong & Nabhitabhata, 2005 PDF: 12; Wang, 2006 PDF: 637 (in key); Jaitrong & Yamane, 2011a PDF: 36 (redescription); Pfeiffer et al., 2011 PDF: 32; Bharti et al., 2012 PDF: 293 (in key); Guénard & Dunn, 2012 PDF: 23; Bharti et al., 2016 PDF: 21.

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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Bangladesh, Borneo, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Indomalaya

Distribution Notes:

Borneo, Philippines, Myanmar, Java, Sumatra

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Rainforest.

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

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Malaise trap, 5 malaises traps.

Elevations: collected from 175 - 1158 meters, 491 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1947-07-01 and 2014-07-07

Type specimens: Lectotype of Aenictus laeviceps: casent0902684; Lectotype of Aenictus laeviceps smythiesii: casent0907011; syntype of Aenictus fergusoni sundaica: casent0916859



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