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Species: Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) distinguendus   (Spinola, 1851) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Formica distinguenda Spinola, 1851a PDF: 235 (w.m.) CHILE. Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers, syntype male(s) (numbers not stated). Primary type locality: Chile: Coquimbo (C. Gay?) (by restriction of Kempf, 1970a PDF: 33). Primary type depository: MRSN. Type notes: Other original syntype locality: Chile: Santa Rosa (C. Gay?). AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Camponotus: Roger, 1863b PDF: 5.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Chile, Peru
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in shrub steppe.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground nest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times canopy fogging.

Elevations: collected from 40 - 1182 meters, 830 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1922-03-01 00:00:00.0 and 2001-12-06 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Lectotype of Camponotus distinguendus santacruziana: casent0905205; syntype of Camponotus conithorax nautarum: casent0911937; syntype of Camponotus distinguendus tenuipubens: casent0911938

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