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Species: Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) balzani   Emery, 1894 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Camponotus balzani Emery, 1894d PDF: 166 (s.w.) BOLIVIA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, French Guiana, Paraguay, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Canindeyú

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in 2nd growth rainforest, 1 times found in TerraFirme, 1 times found in edge of second-growth rainforest, 2 times found in Swamp, 1 times found in bosque alto, 1 times found in cocoa plantation, 1 times found in edge secondgrowth rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Nest in base of dead standing palm trunk, 2 times Ground, 2 times ex Cecropia, 1 times LeafLitter, 1 times leaf litter, 1 times in rotten cocoa pod.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Winkler48h, 1 times Pitfall72h.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 552 meters, 278 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1891-12-31 and 2018-10-18

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus balzani: casent0905198, casent0905811

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