Current View: All Antweb
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb

X

To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print:      Citation: AntWeb. Version 8.63.2. California Academy of Science, online at https://www.antweb.org. Accessed .

· For web:


Species: Lophomyrmex longicornis   Rigato, 1994 

Classification:
Download Data

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Lophomyrmex longicornis Rigato, 1994b PDF: 55, figs. 11, 12 (w.) BORNEO (East Malaysia: Sarawak). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Malaysia: Sarawak, 4th Division, G. Mulu Nat. Park, RGS Expd., Long Pala, 6.x.1977, lowland rainforest, leaf litter (B. Bolton). Type-depository: BMNH. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 33 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: 19 paratype workers with same data as holotype, 6 paratype workers Sarawak, 4th Division, Sawai For. Res., 4.iii.1978, rainforest soil core (N.M. Collins), 3 paratype workers Malaysia: Sabah, Tawau, 13.xii.1981 (J. Waage), 2 paratype workers Sabah, Gn. Silam, 250 m., 1983 (R. Leakey), 3 paratype workers Brunei: Bukit Sulang, nr Lamunin, BM1982-388, 20.viii.-10.ix.1982, T9/7, fogging (N.E. Stork). Paratype-depositories: ANIC, BMNH, MCZC, UCDC. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 248; Pfeiffer et al., 2011 PDF: 47; Bharti & Kumar, 2012a PDF: 267 (in key).
// Distribution

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in lowland rainforest, 1 times found in mature wet forest, 2 times found in tropical rainforest, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times leaf litter, 2 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times at bait.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Winkler, 1 times bait, 1 times Pitfall trap, litter.

Elevations: collected from 190 - 937 meters, 403 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1977-10-06 and 2014-08-02

Type specimens: Holotype of Lophomyrmex longicornis: casent0901267; paratype: anic32-015010; paratype of Lophomyrmex longicornis: casent0178544



See something amiss? Send us an email.