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Species: Camponotus maccooki   Forel, 1879 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus sylvaticus r. maccooki Forel, 1879a PDF: 69 (w.q.m.) MEXICO. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Wheeler, 1910g PDF: 306 (s.).
Combination in Camponotus (Myrmoturba): Wheeler, 1917a PDF: 560; in Camponotus (Camponotus): Emery, 1925d PDF: 75; in Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex): Creighton, 1950a PDF: 377.
Subspecies of Camponotus rubripes: Forel, 1886h PDF: 143.
Raised to species: Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 241.
Revived status as species: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 377; Snelling, 1970 PDF: 396.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Canada, Mexico, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:


Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 7 times found in Mixed transition forest, 4 times found in Mixed-coniferous forest, 4 times found in Ponderosa pine forest, 3 times found in Oak-pine woodland, 3 times found in Pine-oak forest, 3 times found in Mixed Lowland Forest, 3 times found in Ponderosa pine-Douglas fir forest, 2 times found in spruce-fir-pine forest, 2 times found in Mixed coast forest, 2 times found in Mixed coastal forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 14 times under rock, 8 times log stage 4, 4 times log stage 5, 4 times log stage 3, 2 times stump, log stage 4, 2 times log stage 5; glade, 2 times log sage 3, 1 times common on cypress, at night, 1 times under wood, 1 times under stick, 1 times under boulder, ...

Elevations: collected from 15 - 2316 meters, 1035 meters average

Type specimens: cotype: casent0103419; Lectotype of Camponotus maccooki: casent0909958; paralectotype of Camponotus maccooki: casent0909959

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