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Species: Camponotus bottegoi   Emery, 1895 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus bottegoi Emery, 1895b PDF: 181 (s.w.q.) SOMALIA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Kenya, Mozambique, Somalia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Santschi 1914b

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in shrubland, 3 times found in forest on inselberg, 2 times found in dry forest, 1 times found in Acacia-Commiphila scrub, 1 times found in miombo woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times ex dead twig above ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times beating low vegetation.

Elevations: collected from 40 - 505 meters, 190 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus bottegoi: casent0905429, casent0905430

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