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Species: Camponotus (Camponotus) laevigatus

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2014)

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

Taxonomic history

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


collected from the Chiricahua Mtns, Cochise Co.



Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Ponderosa pine forest, 1 times found in mixed coniferous forest, 4 times found in conifer forest, 1 times found in Pinyon-cedar woodland, 1 times found in Pine forest ectone w/ oak scrub, 1 times found in clearcut, 2 times found in pine/fir forest, 1 times found in oak savanna, 1 times found in Abies forest, 2 times found in mixed forest, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 20 times Search, 4 times hand collecting, 1 times Log stage 2, 1 times Log stage 3, 1 times rotting log, 1 times Stump, log stage 3, 1 times log stage 4, 1 times Garden, 1 times Sandstone pouroff, 1 times in cottonwood log, 1 times stump, log stage 2, ...

Elevations: collected from 15 - 3018 meters, 1463 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus laevigatus: casent0903603

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