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Species: Camponotus laevigatus   (Smith, 1858) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Formica laevigata Smith, 1858a PDF: 55 (w.q.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Camponotus: Roger, 1863b: 5; in Camponotus (Camponotus): Forel, 1914a PDF: 266.
See also: Mayr, 1886d PDF: 420.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Ponderosa pine forest, 0 times found in mixed coniferous forest, 0 times found in Pinyon-cedar woodland, 5 times found in conifer forest, 1 times found in clearcut, 1 times found in Pine forest ectone w/ oak scrub, 2 times found in pine/fir forest, 1 times found in oak savanna, 1 times found in Abies forest, 1 times found in mixed forest, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 21 times Search, 6 times hand collecting, 0 times Log stage 2, 0 times Log stage 3, 0 times rotting log, 0 times Stump, log stage 3, 0 times log stage 4, 0 times on old road, 0 times On rotting log, 1 times Bay Area Ant Survey (BAAS), 0 times Rock slide, ...

Elevations: collected from 15 - 3018 meters, 1487 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus laevigatus: casent0903603

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