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Species: Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) bonariensis   Mayr, 1868 

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See Also:

Camponotus bonariensis curtulus, Camponotus bonariensis garbei, Camponotus bonariensis luteolus, Camponotus bonariensis parvulus, Camponotus bonariensis tucumanus, Camponotus bonariensis weiseri

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Extant: 6 valid subspecies

Camponotus bonariensis Mayr, 1868b PDF: 162 (w.) ARGENTINA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1913m PDF: 248 (q.m.); Goñi et al., 1984 PDF: 366 (k.).
Subspecies of Camponotus rubripes: Emery, 1888c PDF: 365.
Revived status as species: Emery, 1894h PDF: 373; Forel, 1914a PDF: 267; Emery, 1920b PDF: 233; Santschi, 1922e PDF: 261.
See also: Bruch, 1916 PDF: 352.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Cordillera

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in 2nd growth forest, grazed, 0 times found in Semideciduous seasonal forest.

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

Collect Date Range: collected between 1997-04-29 and 2001-02-01

Type specimens:

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