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Species: Camponotus (Hypercolobopsis) paradoxus   (Mayr, 1866) 

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(André, 1892)

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Colobopsis paradoxa Mayr, 1866b PDF: 887, pl. 20, fig. 2 (q.) (not w. as originally stated, see Kempf, 1960f: 460) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Camponotus: Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 246.
Status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 246; Forel, 1895b PDF: 105; Emery, 1896j PDF: 375 (in list); Emery, 1925d PDF: 160; Borgmeier, 1927c PDF: 155; Wheeler, 1942 PDF: 262; Kempf, 1960f: 460 (redescription); Kempf, 1972b PDF: 43.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon
    Americas: Brazil
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times in Bambusröhren.

Elevations: collected at 700 m

Collect Date Range: collected on 1957-12-28

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus paradoxus janitor: casent0910676, casent0910677

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