Current View: Bolton World Catalog
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb


To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print:      Citation: AntWeb. Version 8.54.9. California Academy of Science, online at Accessed .

· For web:

Species: Tetramorium sculptatum   Bolton, 1977 

Download Data

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Tetramorium sculptatum Bolton, 1977 PDF: 109, fig. 26 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia, Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in mossy rainforest, 1 times found in Araucaria forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Maxi-winkler, 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 35 - 2000 meters, 1157 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1974-07-05 and 2009-09-12

Type specimens: paratype of Tetramorium sculptatum: casent0901081

See something amiss? Send us an email.