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Species: Camponotus sylvaticus   (Olivier, 1792) 

Classification:
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See Also:

Camponotus sylvaticus basalis, Camponotus sylvaticus paradichrous

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Formica sylvatica Olivier, 1792: 491 (q.) FRANCE. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1874 PDF: 38 (s.w.m.); Emery, 1916a PDF: 229 (s.w., in key).
Senior synonym of Camponotus castanipes: Roger, 1863b PDF: 1.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Turkey
    Europe: France, Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Palearctic

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus sylvaticus   Forel, A., 1886, Études myrmécologiques en 1886., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 30, pp. 131-215: 13, (download) 13 3923
Camponotus sylvaticus   Emery, C., 1884, Materiali per lo studio della fauna Tunisina raccolti da G. e L. Doria. III. Rassegna delle formiche della Tunisia., Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Giacomo Doria (Genova) 21, pp. 373-386: 375, (download) 375 3743
Camponotus rubripes   Forel, A., 1886, Études myrmécologiques en 1886., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 30, pp. 131-215: 13, (download) 13 3923
Camponotus sylvaticus   Forel, A., 1890, Fourmis de Tunisie et de l'Algérie orientale., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique, Comptes-rendus des Seances 34, pp. 61-76: 66, (download) 66 3926
Camponotus sylvaticus   Emery, C., 1877, Catalogo delle formiche esistenti nelle collezioni del Museo Civico di Genova. Parte prima. Formiche provenienti dall Viaggio dei signori Antinori, Beccari e Issel nel Mar Rosso e nel paese de, Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Giacomo Doria (Genova) 9, pp. 363-381: -1, (download) -1 3735

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Mediterranean open bush, 4 times found in maquis shrubland, 3 times found in Huerto Naranjos, 2 times found in Abandoned cultives, 2 times found in Arbustos, 1 times found in Mediterranean forest (Quercus pyrenaea, Pinus, Castanea sativa, etc.), 1 times found in Pinus nigra forest, 1 times found in Romero y coscoja, 1 times found in Suelo yesífero, 1 times found in field near forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 5 times Foraging, 3 times Nest under stone, 2 times under stone, 2 times Forrajeando, 1 times under small stone, 1 times under log (-10-0 cm), 1 times nbp, 1 times log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 19 times Hand, 5 times search, 1 times pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1250 meters, 309 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus catalanus: casent0905294, casent0905295



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