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Species: Camponotus anthrax   Wheeler, 1911 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus anthrax Wheeler, 1911d PDF: 96 (s.w.q.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Camponotus (Camponotus): Forel, 1914a PDF: 266; in Camponotus (Myrmentoma): Emery, 1920b PDF: 257.
See also: Snelling, 1988 PDF: 59.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 17 times found in chaparral, 1 times found in open chaparral, 1 times found in serpentine chaparral, 1 times found in oak-juniper woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 7 times under stone, 1 times nest under rock, 1 times nest under stone, 1 times stray foragers, 1 times on ground, 1 times nest in soil, under stone, 2 times ground nest, 1 times under same stone as PSW17355 (nest of Camponotus dumetorum), 1 times strays on ground, 1 times ground nest, open area, 1 times ground foragers, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times hand coll., 2 times hand collecting, 1 times hand collected.

Elevations: collected from 75 - 1140 meters, 397 meters average

Type specimens:

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