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Species: Camponotus nitens   Mayr, 1870 

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Camponotus nitens fuhrmanni

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Camponotus nitens Mayr, 1870a PDF: 378 (w.q.) COLOMBIA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Camponotus (Camponotus): Forel, 1914a PDF: 266; in Camponotus (Myrmoturba): Emery, 1920b PDF: 255; in Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex): Emery, 1925d PDF: 81.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Camponotus nitens fuhrmanni.

Distribution:

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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in riparian forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in ground and under stone, 1 times in twig, thick brood, sexuals in nest.

Elevations: collected at 12 m

Type specimens: Lectotype Camponotus nitens: casent0915796; syntype of Camponotus nitens: casent0910004; type of Camponotus nitens: focol2354, focol2355, focol2356



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