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Species: Camponotus rufipes   (Fabricius, 1775) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Amambay, Caaguazú, Central, Concepción, Cordillera, Itapúa, Misiones, Ñeembucú, Paraguarí, Pte. Hayes

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus rufipes   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 28, (download) 28 21367
Camponotus rufipes   Forel, A., 1911, Ameisen des Herrn Prof. v. Ihering aus Brasilien (Sao Paulo usw.) nebst einigen anderen aus Südamerika und Afrika (Hym.)., Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 1911, pp. 285-312: 310, (download) 310 4029
Camponotus rufipes   Mayr, G., 1862, Myrmecologische Studien., Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 12, pp. 649-776: 663, (download) 663 4445
Camponotus rufipes   Forel, A., 1905, Miscellanea myrmicologiques, II (1905)., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 49, pp. 155-185: 160, (download) 160 4001

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Semideciduous seasonal forest, 1 times found in montane shrubs, 1 times found in university campus, 1 times found in Yard in the urban area.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times nest in soil, 0 times Clearing, 0 times Pasture, 1 times foragers.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times direct collection, 1 times Hand, 1 times Manual sampling, 1 times search, 0 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 90 - 1400 meters, 972 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus rufipes alpina: casent0905366, casent0905367; syntype of Camponotus rufipes magnifica: casent0910358, casent0910359; syntype of Camponotus rufipes subrufescens: casent0911814

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