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Species: Camponotus foreli   Emery, 1881 

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Camponotus foreli tingitanus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Camponotus foreli Emery, 1881b: 526 (footnote). AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Espadaler, 1986c: 115 (m.).
Current subspecies: nominal plus Camponotus foreli tingitanus.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Algeria, Morocco
    Europe: Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Forel, A., 1886, Études myrmécologiques en 1886., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 30, pp. 131-215

Esp. C. ForeliHNS Emery

(Annal. Mus. civ. Genova, mars 1881).

Quelques [[ worker ]] de Barcelone (M. Cuny y Martorell). M. Emery avait recu cette espece d'Algerie. Elle se rapporte au groupe des C. aurocinctusHNS Smith, ruficepsHNS F., intrepidusHNS Kirby etc par son echancrure thoracique et la forme de son metanotum.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Prado/erial con lavanda, 2 times found in Erial, 2 times found in Pinus halepensis+pistacea lentiscus, 1 times found in field near forest, 1 times found in grassland, 1 times found in Maquis shrubland, 1 times found in Ruderal, 1 times found in stony shrubland, 1 times found in Abandoned cultives, 1 times found in Suelo yesífero, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nbp, 3 times foraging on the ground, 3 times Foraging, 1 times trail on ground, 1 times Sobre arbusto, 1 times Parque, 1 times Nido, 1 times ground nest, 1 times Apacentando pulgones.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 16 times Hand, 5 times search.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 1250 meters, 529 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus foreli: casent0905348

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