|Combination in Camponotus (Myrmoturba): Forel, 1914a PDF: 268; in Camponotus (Camponotus): Emery, 1925d PDF: 75; in Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex): Creighton, 1950a PDF: 381.|
|Subspecies of Camponotus sylvaticus: Mayr, 1886d PDF: 422; of Camponotus maculatus: Emery, 1893k PDF: 671; of Camponotus sansabeanus: Emery, 1920b PDF: 232 (footnote); Cole, 1942: 387.|
|Material of the unavailable names Camponotus infernalis, Camponotus luteangulus, Camponotus maritimus, Camponotus nitidiventris, Camponotus plorabilis, Camponotus subrostrata referred here by Creighton, 1950a PDF: 381.|
Found most commonly in these habitats: 7 times found in conifer forest, 4 times found in gambel oak woodland, 6 times found in chaparral, 3 times found in road edge in conifer forest, 2 times found in salt desert scrub, 4 times found in mixed conifer/broadleaf riparian zone, 6 times found in oak woodland, 1 times found in Lakeside pine sage forest, 1 times found in in clay and a thin layer of top soil, 3 times found in pine/sagebrush/grassland, ...
Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 87 times Search, 26 times Bay Area Ant Survey (BAAS), 1 times beating, 1 times mixed, 1 times Winkler, 1 times in pitfall trap
Elevations: collected from 5 - 2740 meters, 848 meters average