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Species: Camponotus hyatti   Emery, 1893 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus hyatti Emery, 1893k PDF: 680, pl. 22, figs. 25, 26 (s.w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Camponotus (Camponotus): Forel, 1914a PDF: 266; in Camponotus (Myrmentoma): Emery, 1920b PDF: 257.


  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: 20 times found in chaparral, 5 times found in Sarcobatus scrub, 2 times found in pinyon pine woodland, 1 times found in chapparal, 2 times found in low scrub, 4 times found in salt desert scrub, 5 times found in shrub steppe, 2 times found in sagebrush scrub, 2 times found in coastal pine forest, 4 times found in oak woodland, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times ex dead sagebrush root, 1 times nest under rock, 3 times under stone, 1 times nest in dead vegetation, 1 times ex dead Artemisia root, 3 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times ex rotten log, 1 times ex root of dead Artemisia tridentata, 1 times nest in dead wood in ground, 3 times ground forager(s), 1 times nest in dead Yucca stem, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 13 times hand collecting, 20 times Search, 3 times direct collection, 1 times beaten from low vegetation, 1 times Davis sifter, 1 times beating, 1 times blacklight, 1 times pitfall trap, 1 times sweep net, 1 times trap nest.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 2210 meters, 999 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus californica: casent0905410, casent0905411; syntype of Camponotus hyatti: casent0905393, casent0905394; syntype of Camponotus sayi bicolor: castype00598, castype00599, castype00600, castype00601

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