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Species: Camponotus (Myrmonesites) heteroclitus   Forel, 1895 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus heteroclitus Forel, 1895d PDF: 243 (s.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus heteroclitus   Forel, A., 1904, Note sur les fourmis du Musée Zoologique de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences à St. Pétersbourg., Yezhegodnik Zoologicheskogo Muzeya Imperatorskoi Akademii Nauk 8, pp. 368-388: 10, (download) 10 3994
Camponotus heteroclitus n. sp.  Forel, A., 1895, Nouvelles fourmis de l'Imerina oriental (Moramanga etc.)., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 39, pp. 243-251: 243, (download) 243 3956

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 45 times found in rainforest, 12 times found in montane rainforest, 1 times found in Primary forest, 3 times found in transition humid forest, 1 times found in rainforest, transition to montane forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 14 times on low vegetation, 18 times ex rotten log, 9 times ground forager(s), 2 times ex rotten tree stump, 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 2 times on tree trunk(s), 2 times ex rot pocket above ground, 1 times ex rotting tree stump, 1 times ex rotten stick on ground, 1 times ex dead bamboo above ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times beating low vegetation, 1 times Beat 25 sample transect, 10m, beating low vegetation, 2 times Malaise trap, 01 Malaise trap, 1 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m, 1 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times pitfall trap, PF 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times 1 Malaise trap.

Elevations: collected from 275 - 1325 meters, 811 meters average

Type specimens:

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