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Species: Camponotus (Myrmocladoecus) (planus-complex) planus   Smith, 1877 

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See Also:

Camponotus planus fernandinensis, Camponotus planus fidelis, Camponotus planus hephaestus, Camponotus planus isabelensis, Camponotus planus peregrinus, Camponotus planus pinzonensis, Camponotus planus sansalvadorensis, Camponotus planus santacruzensis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

8 subspecies

Camponotus (Myrmorhachis) planus Smith, 1877a: 83 (w.) ECUADOR (Galapagos Is). Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history


Bambridge 1, Baltra, Bartolomé, Cousin, Fernandina, Floreana, Genovesa, Isabela, Logie, Marchena, Pinzón, San Cristóbal, Santa Cruz, Santa Fé, Santiago, Seymour Norte.


Presente en la zona litoral en áreas de mangle. Una población en la cima de volcán Wolf (Isla Isabela, 1700m.)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 1 times Aspirador, 1 times Aspirador; en tronco podrido, 1 times Colecta manual

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1616 meters, 935 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Camponotus planus: casent0903646

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