Current View: All Antweb
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb


To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print:      Citation: AntWeb. Version 8.75.4. California Academy of Science, online at Accessed .

· For web:

Species: Carebara frontalis   (Weber, 1950) 

Download Data

Current Valid Name:

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Oligomyrmex frontalis Weber, 1950a PDF: 10, figs. 5, 6, 8 (s.w.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype major worker, syntype minor workers (numbers not stated). Type-locality: Democratic Republic of Congo (“Belgian Congo”): Ituri Forest, 78 mi. N Beni, no. 2132 (N.A. Weber). Type-depository: AMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Carebara: Fernández, 2004a PDF: 235
Status as species: Ettershank, 1966 PDF: 123; Bolton, 1995b: 299.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Democratic Republic of Congo
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

See something amiss? Send us an email.