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Species: Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) novaehollandiae   Mayr, 1870 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Camponotus novaehollandiae Mayr, 1870b PDF: 939 (w.) AUSTRALIA (Queensland). Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Mayr, 1876 PDF: 66 (q.m.)
Subspecies of Camponotus sylvaticus: Forel, 1879a PDF: 67; Mayr, 1880 PDF: 21; Emery, 1887a PDF: 212 (footnote).
Subspecies of Camponotus rubripes: Forel, 1886h PDF: 143.
Status as species: Mayr, 1876 PDF: 61 (in key); Mayr, 1877a: 20 (in list); Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 245; Clark, 1930c PDF: 19; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 118; Taylor, 1987a PDF: 14; Bolton, 1995b: 114; McArthur & Leys, 2006 PDF: 109 (redescription); Sarnat et al., 2013 PDF: 70; McArthur, 2014: 92.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
    Oceania: Australia, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in savannah woodland, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in and under log, 1 times on rotten log, 1 times nocturnal forager on tree.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 160 - 587 meters, 340 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1976-12-13 and 2017-05-01

Type specimens: Holotype of Camponotus villosa: casent0903535; paratype of Camponotus villosa: casent0903536; syntype of Camponotus maculatus papua: casent0905325, casent0905326; syntype of Camponotus novaehollandiae: casent0910177, casent0910178, casent0915764, casent0915765; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Camponotus maculatus novaehollandae achaeus: casent0910179, casent0910180; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Camponotus maculatus novaehollandiae papua: casent0910183, casent0910184

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