Current View: Bolton World Catalog
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb


To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print:     

AntWeb. Version 8.14. California Academy of Science, online at Accessed .

· For web:

Species: Pristomyrmex browni   Wang, 2003 

Download Data

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Pristomyrmex browni Wang, 2003 PDF: 485, figs. 197-198 (w.m.) MAURITIUS. Malagasy. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Mauritius
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Mauritius: Le Pouce. Endemic to the Mascarenes. Recorded from Réunion.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in closed vegetation, 2 times found in Native forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times 2 Maxi Winks, 1 times 2 Maxi Wink.

Elevations: collected from 750 - 800 meters, 753 meters average

Type specimens: paratype: anic32-015647

See something amiss? Send us an email.