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Species: Camponotus (Myrmotrema) perrisii   Forel, 1886 

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See Also:

Camponotus perrisii densipunctatus, Camponotus perrisii insularis, Camponotus perrisii jucundus, Camponotus perrisii nigeriensis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Extant: 4 valid subspecies

Camponotus foraminosus r. perrisii Forel, 1886h PDF: 177 (s.w.q.) ANGOLA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Misspelled as perrini by Santschi, 1910c PDF: 393.].
Subspecies of Camponotus foraminosus: Emery, 1893m PDF: 231 (footnote); Santschi, 1910c PDF: 393; Forel, 1913b PDF: 342.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Zambia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: Stadelmann 1898

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Primary Forest, 1 times found in Sec. For. near river, 2 times found in Tropical forest, 1 times found in Miombo woodland, 1 times found in Prairie.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Covery 60%, 1 times Litter, 1 times Canopy, cover 80%.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Canopy fogging, 1 times Pitfall, 1 times Can. fog. by night, 1 times Sweep net am, 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 200 - 1597 meters, 1001 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1951-09-15 and 2019-11-13

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus perrisii: casent0910471, casent0910472; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Camponotus foraminosus perrisii grandior: casent0910473, casent0910474; unpublished name: Camponotus perrisii gerard: casent0911848, casent0911849

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