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Species: Camponotus thraso   Forel, 1893 

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See Also:

Camponotus thraso agricola, Camponotus thraso assabensis, Camponotus thraso diogenes, Camponotus thraso montinanus, Camponotus thraso nefasitensis, Camponotus thraso negus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Extant: 6 valid subspecies

Camponotus maculatus r. thraso Forel, 1893c PDF: 432 (w.) SRI LANKA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Bingham, 1903 PDF: 356; Menozzi, 1931a PDF: 155.


   (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists)
Afrotropical Region: Sierra Leone, South Africa
Indomalaya Region: Sri Lanka

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Lydenburg Montane Grassland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times pupa preyed on by O.?depressa, 1 times attending Banana aphis-shelters of mud.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Pitfall trap.

Elevations: collected at 1800 m

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus thraso: casent0910117

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