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Species: Camponotus impressus   (Roger, 1863) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Colobopsis impressa Roger, 1863a PDF: 160 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Mayr, 1886d PDF: 423 (s.q.); Emery, 1893k PDF: 681 (m.).
Combination in Camponotus (Colobopsis): Emery, 1889: 517.


South and central


Forest, hedgerows, thickets, often in hollow twigs of Fraxinus, Sambucus and other pithy species

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in along dyke, 1 times found in shrubby cedar, Myrica behind beach dunes, 2 times found in wetland, 1 times found in mangrove swamp on trail, 1 times found in Subtropical gardens, 0 times found in waste ground, 1 times found in Xeric hammock, 1 times found in juniper woodland, 0 times found in Magrove swamp, 0 times found in Mixed hardwood forest, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 5 times search, 1 times In grape vine twig, 0 times On lehua tree, 0 times on tree, 0 times Twig of green ash

Elevations: collected from 5 - 610 meters, 74 meters average

Type specimens:

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