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Species: Camponotus cingulatus   Mayr, 1862 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus cingulatus Mayr, 1862 PDF: 661 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Subspecies of Camponotus maculatus: Bruch, 1914 PDF: 229 (in error).
Revived status as species: Santschi, 1922d PDF: 109.
Senior synonym of Camponotus bambusarum, Camponotus brunneiventris, Camponotus damocles, Camponotus fissa, Camponotus myster and material of the unavailable name Camponotus postniger referred here: Hashmi, 1973b: 31.
senior synonym of Camponotus lessonai: Wild, 2007B PDF: 48.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Canindeyú, Central, Cordillera, Itapúa, Paraguarí, San Pedro

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus cingulatus   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 27, (download) 27 21367
Camponotus cingulatus   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 48, (download) 48 21367
Camponotus cingulatus n. sp.  Mayr, G., 1862, Myrmecologische Studien., Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 12, pp. 649-776: 661, (download) 661 4445

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 12 times found in Semideciduous seasonal forest, 1 times found in 2nd growth forest, 1 times found in cocoa plantation, 1 times found in littoral vegetation, 1 times found in old field/pasture.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 0 times Clearing, 1 times in rotting wood, 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times in rotten cocoa pod, 1 times ground forager(s).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times Epigaeic pitfall, 00-4 times beating vegetation, 3, 1 times Hypogaeic pitfall, 1 times Pitfall Hypogaeic.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 765 meters, 592 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus cingulatus: casent0915786, casent0915787; syntype of Camponotus cingulatus bambusarum: casent0910351, casent0910352; syntype of Camponotus cingulatus brunneiventris: casent0911806, casent0911807; syntype of Camponotus cingulatus brunneiventris postniger: casent0911808, casent0911809; syntype of Camponotus cingulatus damocles: casent0910349, casent0910350; syntype of Camponotus cingulatus myster: casent0911810, casent0911811; syntype of Camponotus rufipes lessonai: casent0905368, casent0905369; type of Camponotus cingulatus: focol2453; unavailable quadrinomial: Camponotus cingulatus brunneiventris postniger: casent0917859

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