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Species: Camponotus rapax   (Fabricius, 1804) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Formica rapax Fabricius, 1804 PDF: 398 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Mann, 1916 PDF: 476 (s.).


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in lowland rainforest, 1 times found in edge of second-growth rainforest, 1 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in Plateau, 1 times found in rainforest edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times strays, 2 times on low vegetation, 1 times Leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search, 1 times Hand, 1 times Pitfall72h.

Elevations: collected from 80 - 450 meters, 145 meters average

Type specimens:

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