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Species: Camponotus westermanni   Mayr, 1862 

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Camponotus westermanni fulvicornis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Camponotus westermanni Mayr, 1862 PDF: 665 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Current subspecies: nominal plus Camponotus westermanni fulvicornis.


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

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Amambay, Canindeyú, Misiones, San Pedro

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus westermanni   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 29, (download) 29 21367
Camponotus westermanni n. sp.  Mayr, G., 1862, Myrmecologische Studien., Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 12, pp. 649-776: 665-666, (download) 665-666 4445

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in humid sub-tropical medium forest, 1 times found in scrub forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times foragers on ground, 1 times at sugar bait on ground.

Elevations: collected at 100 m

Type specimens: Lectotype of Camponotus westermanni: casent0915807

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