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Species: Camponotus rectithorax   Forel, 1895 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus montivagus r. rectithorax Forel, 1895a PDF: 44. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Replacement name for Camponotus nitida Norton, 1868c PDF: 2.
[Junior secondary homonym of Formica nitida Smith, 1859a PDF: 138.].
Raised to species: Mackay & MacKay, 1997B: 331.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in tropical cloud forest, 1 times found in montane rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times clay loan soil, nest in twig and trunk, sexuals in nest, 1 times ex dead twig vine.

Elevations: collected from 1369 - 1700 meters, 1501 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Camponotus rectithorax: casent0910425

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