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Species: Camponotus texanus   Wheeler, 1903 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus texanus Wheeler, 1903c PDF: 108, fig. 10 (s.w.q.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Camponotus (Myrmentoma): Emery, 1920b PDF: 257; in Camponotus (Camponotus): Forel, 1914a PDF: 266; Creighton, 1950a PDF: 371.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in juniper/oak woodland, 2 times found in mixed-habitat urban field station, 1 times found in in field station building in halls, 1 times found in lawn area and river crossing, Fox Fire Cabin Rentals, 1 times found in mesic woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times in dead oak branch, 1 times on branch, 1 times under soda machine & in empty cans, 1 times on small, dark-colored oak, 1 times nesting in tough, hardwood stump, 1 times ex rotten log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times direct collection, 1 times pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 135 - 1732 meters, 716 meters average

Type specimens:

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