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Species: Gauromyrmex acanthinus   (Karavaiev, 1935) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Solenomyrma acanthina Karavaiev, 1935a PDF: 103, fig. 23 (w.) VIETNAM. Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: 2 syntype workers. Type-localities: 1 worker Vietnam (“Central Annam”): Bana, nr Tourane, 1400 m., 1.x.1931, no. 5768 (K. Davydov), 1 worker Vietnam (“Central Annam”): Col de Nuage, ix.1931, no. 5769 (K. Davydov). Type-depository: SIZK. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Vollenhovia: Bolton, 1995b: 422.
Combination in Gauromyrmex: Brown, 1953c PDF: 10; Bolton, 2003 PDF: 269.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, India, Vietnam
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Indomalaya, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times under stone, 2 times Dendrobium moschatum roots.

Elevations: collected from 518 - 940 meters, 729 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1944-06-24 and 2010-06-20

Type specimens: paratype of Gauromyrmex acanthinus: casent0172784, casent0172785

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