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Species: Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) morosus   (Smith, 1858) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Formica morosa Smith, 1858a PDF: 50 (w.) CHILE. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Mayr, 1865 PDF: 32 (s.)
Combination in Camponotus: Mayr, 1862 PDF: 665.
Revived from synonymy as subspecies of Camponotus distinguendus: Emery, 1895k PDF: 18; Emery, 1906c PDF: 191; Santschi, 1916e PDF: 396
Revived status as species: Menozzi, 1935c PDF: 329; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 69; Snelling & Hunt, 1976 PDF: 120
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Chile
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus morosus   Forel, A., 1886, Études myrmécologiques en 1886., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 30, pp. 131-215: 30, (download) 30 3923
Camponotus morosus   Mayr, G., 1862, Myrmecologische Studien., Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 12, pp. 649-776: 665, (download) 665 4445

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Nothofagus forest, 1 times found in shrubland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ex rotten log, 1 times assoc. with Microdon..

Elevations: collected from 100 - 2800 meters, 710 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1966-09-03 00:00:00.0 and 1995-01-21 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Holotype of Camponotus morosus: casent0903651

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