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Species: Camponotus novaehollandiae   Mayr, 1870 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus novaehollandiae Mayr, 1870b PDF: 939 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Mayr, 1876 PDF: 66 (q.m.).
Revived status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 245; Clark, 1930c PDF: 19; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 118.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in savannah woodland, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in and under log, 1 times on rotten log, 1 times nocturnal forager on tree.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 160 - 587 meters, 340 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Camponotus villosa: casent0903535; paratype of Camponotus villosa: casent0903536; syntype of Camponotus maculatus papua: casent0905325, casent0905326; syntype of Camponotus novaehollandiae: casent0910177, casent0910178, casent0915764, casent0915765; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Camponotus maculatus novaehollandae achaeus: casent0910179, casent0910180; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Camponotus maculatus novaehollandiae papua: casent0910183, casent0910184

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