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Species: Cryptopone butteli   Forel, 1913 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Cryptopone butteli Forel, 1913l PDF: 9, fig. C (w.) INDONESIA (Sumatra, Java). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated). Type-localities: Indonesia: C Sumatra, Beras Tagi, 4500 ft (H. von Buttel-Reepen), and Indonesia: Java, Buitenzorg (= Bogor) (H. von Buttel-Reepen). Type-depository: MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Wheeler, 1933g PDF: 10 (q.m.)
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore
    Oceania: Micronesia, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya, Oceania

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in mature wet forest, 7 times found in Rainforest, 3 times found in tropical rainforest, 2 times found in 2nd growth wet forest, 1 times found in swamp forest, 1 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in Davis-sifted, incidental collections; heard a solitary bib 3-4 times while sampling. No Answer. Also heard & saw monkey, 1 times found in Forest litter, 1 times found in Rainforest (disturbed), 0 times found in Stream gully half way up road, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 9 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times nest in dead wood, 2 times Leaf mould, Berlesate, 1 times Davis-sifted, incidental collections; heard a solitary bib 3-4 times while sampling. No Answer. Also heard and saw monkey, 1 times Strays under bark, Zoraptera stage log, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 0 times Rotten wood, 0 times Litter & soil, berlesate, 1 times Leafmould, Berlesate, 1 times In rock clefts, 1 times humus, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 9 times Winkler, 2 times Berlesate, 1 times search, 1 times Davis sifting>hand collected|aspirator, 1 times Berlese.

Elevations: collected from 180 - 1100 meters, 536 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1953-01-18 and 2014-08-02

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-017898; paratype: anic32-017899; syntype of Cryptopone butteli: casent0907296; type of Cryptopone butteli: focol0980

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