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Species: Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) angusticollis   (Jerdon, 1851) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Formica angusticollis Jerdon, 1851 PDF: 120 (s.w.) INDIA (Karnataka/Kerala). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype major and minor workers (numbers not stated). Primary type locality: India: Malabar, “I have only found this ant in forests in Malabar and always singly” (T.C. Jerdon). Primary type depository: unknown (no material known to exist). AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Duplicated in Jerdon, 1854b PDF: 104.]
[Misspelled as augusticollis by Mayr, 1872 PDF: 133.]
Combination in Camponotus: Roger, 1863b PDF: 3.
Junior synonym of Dinomyrmex gigas: Smith, 1858a PDF: 14; Mayr, 1863a PDF: 399; Mayr, 1872 PDF: 133.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Bangladesh, Borneo, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Nepal, Sri Lanka
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

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Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 1985-09-15 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Holotype of Formica ardens: casent0903557

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