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Species: Colobopsis camelus   (Emery, 1883) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Camponotus camelus Emery, 1883 PDF: 146, fig. (w.) NEW CALEDONIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Colobopsis: Ward et al., 2016 PDF: 350.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: New Caledonia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in gully rainforest, Araucaria emergents, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times foraging on low vegetation, 1 times foraging on low vegatation.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 560 meters, 282 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1977-02-27 and 1980-05-10

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus camelus: casent0905461

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