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Species: Camponotus prosseri   Shattuck & McArthur, 2002 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus prosseri Shattuck & McArthur, 2002: 78, figs. 15, 33-37 (s.w.q.m.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL


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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 8 times found in Mallee, 3 times found in native veg., rural environ., 1 times found in in mallee sand, 2 times found in Mallee scrub, 1 times found in Native veg., next to settlement, 1 times found in Callytris forest, red sandy soil, 1 times found in Coastal scrub, 1 times found in Sclerophyll woodland, white sand, 1 times found in Dry sclerophyll bushland, 1 times found in top of escarpment, low sh, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times Nest in sand, 2 times Trunk strays, 2 times tree-trunk, 2 times soil, 2 times Pitfall, 2 times In sand, 1 times sweeping, 1 times Pitfalls, 1 times ground foragers, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times Ground forager, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 80 - 650 meters, 267 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype: casent0172146; paratype: casent0172147

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