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Species: Camponotus (Myrmonesites) putatus   Forel, 1892 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus putatus Forel, 1892o: 234 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus putatus   Emery, C., 1899, Formiche di Madagascar raccolte dal Sig. A. Mocquerys nei pressi della Baia di Antongil (1897 - 1898)., Bollettino della Societa Entomologica Italiana 31, pp. 263-290: 290, (download) 290 3815
Camponotus putatus nov. sp.  Forel, A., 1892, Hymenopteres 2 (supplement au 28 fascicule). Les Formicides., Histoire physique, naturelle et politique de Madagascar. 20., Paris: Unknown Publisher, pp. 232-280: 234-236, (download) 234-236 8239

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 41 times found in rainforest, 19 times found in montane rainforest, 9 times found in mixed tropical forest, 6 times found in forest edge, mixed tropical forest, open area, 2 times found in montane forest, 4 times found in high altitude rainforest, 3 times found in montane rainforest, marsh edge, 2 times found in tropical forest, 2 times found in Savannah grassland, 1 times found in urban/garden, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 24 times ex rotten log, 24 times on low vegetation, 6 times ground forager(s), 2 times ex dead twig above ground, 1 times on ground, 1 times ex soil, 1 times ex rotten tree stump, 1 times ex dead branch on live tree, 1 times ex dead branch above ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 22 times Malaise trap, 6 times GC, 1 times pitfall trap, PF 25 cup sample transect, 5m, 1 times 1 Malaise traps, 1 times Beat 25 sample transect, 10m, beating low vegetation, 1 times beating low vegetation, 1 times general collecting, 1 times SD 20 digging sample transect, 10m, 1 times yellow pan trap, 25 YP.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1343 meters, 980 meters average

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