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Species: Camponotus (Mayria) quadrimaculatus   Forel, 1886 

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See Also:

Camponotus quadrimaculatus immaculatus, Camponotus quadrimaculatus opacatus, Camponotus quadrimaculatus sellaris

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

2 subspecies

Camponotus quadrimaculatus Forel, 1886c PDF: cii (s.w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1891c PDF: 58 (s.q.m.).
Current subspecies: nominal plus Camponotus quadrimaculatus opacatus, Camponotus quadrimaculatus sellaris.

Distribution:

Distribution: Grande Comore – Mayotte. Recorded from Madagascar.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus quadrimaculatus n. sp.  Forel, A., 1886, Diagnosies provisoires de quelques espèces nouvelles de fourmis de Madagascar, récoltées par M. Grandidier., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique, Comptes-rendus des Seances 30, pp. 101-106: 102, (download) 102 3920
Camponotus quadrimaculatus   Forel, A., 1891, Histoire naturelle des Hymenopteres. Deuxieme partie: Les Formicides., Histoire Physique, Naturelle et Politique de Madagascar., Paris: L'Imprimerie Nationale, pp. 1-231: 58-59, (download) 58-59 6734

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 62 times found in tropical dry forest, 38 times found in rainforest, 41 times found in deciduous spiny forest, 29 times found in spiny deciduous forest, 20 times found in gallery forest, 21 times found in open area near stream, 19 times found in spiny forest, 15 times found in dry wash, 18 times found in dry deciduous forest, 7 times found in Disturbed montane forest, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 164 times Malaise trap, 24 times Malaise, 7 times 9 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 15 times beating low vegetation, 7 times Beat 25 sample transect, 10m, beating low vegetation, 7 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 3 times pitfall trap, PF 50 tube sample transect, 5m, 4 times pitfall trap, PF 50 traps, 11 cm dbh with water, soap, formalin, nonlinear placement, 3 times yellow pan trap, YP 25 trap transect, 3 times pitfall trap, 2 times ER28 Malaise trap, ...

Elevations: collected from 5 - 1990 meters, 586 meters average

Type specimens:

(-1 examples)



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