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Species: Camponotus modoc   Wheeler, 1910 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus herculeanus var. modoc Wheeler, 1910g PDF: 333 (s.w.q.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Camponotus (Camponotus): Emery, 1925d PDF: 72.
Raised to species: Hunt & Snelling, 1975 PDF: 22; Smith, 1979: 1426; MacKay et al., 1988: 104 (in key).


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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 10 times found in subalpine forest, 0 times found in spruce/aspen forest, wet light brown clay loam, in completely rotten log, rained last night, 0 times found in pine/aspen forest, large stone, rocky sand, 9 times found in conifer forest, 7 times found in pine/fir forest, 9 times found in Mixed canyon forest, 8 times found in mixed lowland forest, 8 times found in Douglas fir-aspen forest, 5 times found in coniferous forest, 7 times found in Mixed montane forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 11 times foragers, 11 times strays, 3 times ground, 9 times under rock, 8 times log stage 4, 2 times nest under rock, strays camponotus modoc formica accreta formica fusca formica neorufibarbis times 2, 5 times log stage 2, 3 times Camponotus under stone, 3 times forager, 4 times log stage 5, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 70 times Search, 22 times hand collecting, 1 times aerial net, 1 times pitfall trap, 1 times at uv-light, 9-11 pm, 1 times baiting, 1 times banana bait, 1 times mixed.

Elevations: collected from 1 - 3962 meters, 1511 meters average

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