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Species: Camponotus (Myrmosericus) feae   Emery, 1882 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Camponotus feae Emery, 1882b PDF: 449, fig. (s.w.) SPAIN (Canary Is). Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Replacement name for Camponotus pubescens (Brullé, 1840). [Junior primary homonym of Camponotus pubescens (Fabricius, 1775).].
[Note: Camponotus feae junior synonym of Camponotus pubescens (Brullé, 1840) (synonymy by Emery, 1893e PDF: 88); hence Camponotus feae first available replacement name (Bolton, 1995b: 99).].
[Misspelled as feai by Emery, 1893e PDF: 87; Hohmann et al., 1993: 162.].
As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Emery, 1895i PDF: 49 (in key); Emery, 1896j PDF: 372 (in list).
Status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 230; Espadaler, 2007 PDF: 121.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Canary Islands, Macaronesia
    Europe: Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic

Distribution Notes:

Cabo Verde

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in dry mountain slope with pines.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times foraging on track.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hand, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 15 - 1250 meters, 380 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1890-12-31 and 2015-01-14

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus rufoglaucus dubitatus: casent0905357, casent0905358; syntype of Camponotus rufoglaucus feae: casent0905353, casent0905354; syntype of Camponotus feae erythropus: casent0905359, casent0905360; syntype of Camponotus feae excelsus: casent0905355, casent0905356; type of Camponotus rufoglaucus feae: focol2481

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