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Species: Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) thraso   Forel, 1893 

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See Also:

Camponotus thraso agricola, Camponotus thraso assabensis, Camponotus thraso diogenes, Camponotus thraso montinanus, Camponotus thraso nefasitensis, Camponotus thraso negus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Extant: 6 valid subspecies

Camponotus maculatus r. thraso Forel, 1893c PDF: 432 (w.) SRI LANKA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Bingham, 1903 PDF: 356; Menozzi, 1931a PDF: 155
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Sierra Leone, South Africa
    Asia: India, Sri Lanka
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Indomalaya

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Lydenburg Montane Grassland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times pupa preyed on by O.?depressa, 1 times attending Banana aphis-shelters of mud.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Pitfall trap.

Elevations: collected at 1800 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1933-10-27 and 2016-02-11

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus thraso: casent0910117

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