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Species: Camponotus lespesii   Forel, 1886 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus (Myrmosphincta) sexguttatus r. lespesii Forel, 1886h PDF: 169 (w.) COLOMBIA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Mayr, 1887 PDF: 513 (q.m.).
Raised to species: Mayr, 1887 PDF: 513.
Senior synonym of Camponotus melancholicus: Wild, 2007B PDF: 50.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Colombia, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Neotropical

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Central, Concepción, Cordillera, Paraguarí

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus lespesii   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 28, (download) 28 21367
Camponotus lespesii n. st.  Forel, A., 1886, Études myrmécologiques en 1886., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 30, pp. 131-215: 39, (download) 39 3923
Camponotus lespesii   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 50, (download) 50 21367

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Semideciduous seasonal forest, 1 times found in Cerrado.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Pitfall, 2 times Pitfall iscado, 1 times Arboreal pitfall, 0 times Berlese em “sacos de decomposição” com serapilheira estéril e recolonizada.

Elevations: collected from 745 - 750 meters, 748 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Camponotus lespesii melancholicus: casent0905201; syntype of Camponotus lespesii: casent0910032



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