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Species: Colobopsis truncata   (Spinola, 1808) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Formica truncata Spinola, 1808: 244 (q.) ITALY. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Dufour & Perris, 1840: 49 (w.); Forel, 1874 PDF: 45 (s.w.); Mayr, 1861 PDF: 38 (w.q.); Emery, 1916a PDF: 235 (m., in key).
Combination in Colobopsis: Mayr, 1861 PDF: 38; in Camponotus (Colobopsis): Forel, 1893c PDF: 435; in Colobopsis: Ward et al., 2016 PDF: 350.
See also: Kutter, 1977c: 207.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Japan
    Europe: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Italy, Spain, Switzerland
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 9 times found in Estanque rodeado de Q. Pyrenaica, 3 times found in walnut tree in open, 3 times found in deciduous forest, 3 times found in Q. pyrenaica, 1 times found in edge of mixed forest, 1 times found in S-slope, trees in meadow, 1 times found in small village in open, 1 times found in lake shore, 1 times found in Sobre Alnus glutinosa, 1 times found in limestone gorge, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 9 times Agalla de cinípido, 6 times on tree, 6 times on shrubs, 1 times in oak galls, 2 times nest in dead twig, 2 times Agalla, 1 times on Ficus tree, 1 times on Ficus leaf, 1 times Nido, 1 times Nest in gall (Q. Pyrenaica), 1 times Nest in branch, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 17 times Hand, 14 times search.

Elevations: collected from 2 - 1135 meters, 609 meters average

Type specimens: type of Colobopsis fuscipes: focol2496, focol2497

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