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Species: Anochetus princeps   Emery, 1884 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Anochetus princeps Emery, 1884a PDF: 379 (diagnosis in key) (w.) INDONESIA (Java). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype(?) worker. Type-locality: Indonesia: Java (no further data). Type-depository: MSNG. Type notes: 1) No indication of number of specimens is given. 2) Emery, 1887f PDF: 427 gives type-locality on Java as Tjibodas. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Anochetus jacobsoni Forel, 1911: Brown, 1964m PDF: 213; Brown, 1978c PDF: 558; Bolton, 1995b: 65.
Senior synonym of Anochetus serratus: Brown, 1964m PDF: 213; Brown, 1978c PDF: 558; Bolton, 1995b: 65.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Luzon Island

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Anochetus princeps   Brown, WL Jr.,, 1978, Contributions toward a reclassification of the Formicidae. Part VI. Ponerinae, tribe Ponerini, subtribe Odontomachiti. Section B. Genus Anochetus and bibliography., Studia Entomologica 20, pp. 549-638: 577, (download) 577 6757
Anochetus princeps n. sp.  Emery, C., 1884, Materiali per lo studio della fauna Tunisina raccolti da G. e L. Doria. III. Rassegna delle formiche della Tunisia., Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Giacomo Doria (Genova) 21, pp. 373-386: 379, (download) 379 3743

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in Rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in clay bank, 1 times Ex rotting log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 360 - 1500 meters, 870 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1874-10-01 00:00:00.0 and 2016-03-05 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Anochetus princeps: casent0903980; syntype of Anochetus jacobsoni: casent0907402; syntype of Anochetus jacobsoni taipingensis: casent0907403; syntype of Anochetus princeps laeta: casent0907408; type of Anochetus serratus: focol1042

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