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Species: Camponotus decipiens   Emery, 1893 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Camponotus marginatus var. decipiens Emery, 1893k PDF: 676 (w.q.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Wheeler, 1910i PDF: 227 (s.w.q.m.).
Junior synonym of Camponotus nearcticus: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 388.
Revived from synonymy, raised to species and senior synonym of Camponotus rasilis: Snelling, 1988 PDF: 66.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in hardwood thicket, 2 times found in log w/myrmecine ants, 0 times found in Live oak woodland, 1 times found in Mixed hardwood forest, 2 times found in scrub and hammock, 0 times found in Palm- hardwood forest, 1 times found in riparian woodland, 0 times found in Mesquite- acacia woodland, 1 times found in oak woodland, 1 times found in hardwood-dominated forest, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 1 times hand collecting, 2 times in wood, 4 times search, 0 times dead branch, 0 times Dead pine branch, 0 times Live Oak Tank, 0 times On live oak, 0 times on live tree

Elevations: collected from 5 - 610 meters, 279 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus decipiens: casent0905404

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