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Species: Leptothorax calderoni   Creighton, 1950 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Leptothorax (Mychothorax) canadensis ssp. calderoni Creighton, 1950a PDF: 276 U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

(as junior synonym of septentrionalis) [First available use of Leptothorax acervorum canadensis calderoni Forel, 1914c PDF: 617 (w.q.); unavailable name.].
Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Ward, 2005 PDF: 13.

Comments:

Previously misidentified by PSW as Leptothorax septentrionalis Wheeler. Given the temporary name of Leptothorax sp. CA-08 until PSW examined the types of L. calderoni Creighton, 1950A (= L. acervorum subsp. canadensis var. calderoni Forel, 1914C:617; unavailable).

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Leptothorax calderoni   Ward, P. S., 2005, A synoptic review of the ants of California (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 936, pp. 1-68: -1, (download) -1 21008
Leptothorax calderoni   Ward, P. S., 2005, A synoptic review of the ants of California (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 936, pp. 1-68: 13-14, (download) 13-14 21008

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in pine/fir forest, 0 times found in Douglas fir-larch forest, 1 times found in mixed coniferous forest, 1 times found in wet meadow, 0 times found in Aspen forest, 0 times found in Mixed costal forest, 0 times found in Mixed transition forest, 0 times found in Montane forest, 1 times found in Pinus contorta forest, 1 times found in Sierran Meadow, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 3 times hand collecting, 0 times Log stage 3, 0 times Driftwood log on beach, 0 times Log stage 4, 1 times sweep net, 0 times Under bark, log stage 4

Elevations: collected from 21 - 2680 meters, 1747 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Leptothorax calderoni: casent0909065

(-1 examples)



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