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Species: Camponotus dumetorum   Wheeler, 1910 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus maculatus subsp. dumetorum Wheeler, 1910g PDF: 354 (s.w.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Camponotus (Myrmoturba): Wheeler, 1917a PDF: 560; in Camponotus (Camponotus): Emery, 1925d PDF: 75; in Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex): Creighton, 1950a PDF: 377.
Junior synonym of Camponotus maccooki: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 377.
Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Snelling, 1970 PDF: 396.


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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 22 times found in chaparral, 4 times found in low chaparral, 1 times found in Scrubby oak chaparral, 1 times found in Redshank chaparral, 1 times found in coastal pine forest, 1 times found in low oak woods with scattered pines, 1 times found in oak woodland, 1 times found in chemise chaparral, 1 times found in grassland, 1 times found in juniper woodland ecotone, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 17 times under stone, 1 times stray foragers, 1 times stray workers on ground, 2 times on ground, 1 times low Adenostoma, 1 times nest beneath stone, 2 times under rock, 1 times strays at night, 2 times strays, 1 times nocturnal ground foragers, 1 times nocturnal foragers, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times hand collecting, 2 times hand coll., 1 times in pitfall trap.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 1640 meters, 555 meters average

Type specimens:

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