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Species: Camponotus hagensii   Santschi, 1922 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus substitutus var. hagmanni Santschi, 1922e PDF: 262 (w.) BRAZIL. Malagasy. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1895d PDF: 244 (q.m.).


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar
    Americas: Brazil
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Malagasy, Neotropical

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus hagensii   Forel, A., 1886, Études myrmécologiques en 1886., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 30, pp. 131-215: 28-29, (download) 28-29 3923
Camponotus hagensii   Forel, A., 1895, Nouvelles fourmis de l'Imerina oriental (Moramanga etc.)., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 39, pp. 243-251: 244, (download) 244 3956
Camponotus hagensii   Forel, A., 1891, Histoire naturelle des Hymenopteres. Deuxieme partie: Les Formicides., Histoire Physique, Naturelle et Politique de Madagascar., Paris: L'Imprimerie Nationale, pp. 1-231: 27-28, (download) 27-28 6734

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 15 times found in montane rainforest, 6 times found in savannah grassland, 10 times found in deciduous spiny forest, 3 times found in montane forest, 3 times found in montane shrubland, 3 times found in spiny deciduous forest, 1 times found in tropical dry forest on tsingy, 1 times found in few trees, ericoid thicket, 1 times found in Philipia Forest, 1 times found in rainforest edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ground nest, 6 times ground forager(s), 4 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 3 times ex soil, 1 times ex root mat, ground layer, 2 times ex dead twig above ground, 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times ex rotting tree stump, 1 times on ground, 1 times ex dead tree stump, 1 times ex Phellolophium madagascariense, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 14 times Malaise trap, 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 2 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m, 1 times W 1 large mixed sample, 1 times pitfall trap, PF 50 tube sample transect, 5m.

Elevations: collected from 128 - 2000 meters, 1574 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus hagensi: casent0910111, casent0910112; type of Camponotus maculatus st. hagensii: casent0104632; type of Camponotus rubipes r. hagensii: focol2422, focol2423, focol2424

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