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Species: Camponotus (Pseudocolobopsis) macilentus   Smith, 1877 

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Camponotus macilentus albemarlensis, Camponotus macilentus altinotus, Camponotus macilentus barringtonensis, Camponotus macilentus bindloensis, Camponotus macilentus castellanus, Camponotus macilentus duncanensis, Camponotus macilentus hoodensis, Camponotus macilentus jacobensis, Camponotus macilentus narboroensis, Camponotus macilentus pervicus, Camponotus macilentus sapphirinus, Camponotus macilentus vulcanalis, Camponotus macilentus wollebaeki

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Extant: 13 valid subspecies

Camponotus macilentus Smith, 1877a: 83 (w.) ECUADOR (Galapagos Is). Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Ecuador, Galapagos Islands
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Baltra, Española, Fernandina, Floreana, Genovesa, Isabela, Marchena, Pinzón, Santa Cruz, Santa Fé, Santiago


Anida bajo piedras y troncos.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Zona Arida, 1 times found in Zona Arida High.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Limy bar.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times Colecta manual, 3 times Pitfall trap, 2 times Winkler, 2 times Yellow Trap, 2 times Aspirador, 2 times Manual, 1 times Trampa de Luz, 1 times Black light trap, 1 times Luz Blanca, 1 times Mantequilla.

Elevations: collected from 4 - 1032 meters, 478 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1905-09-01 and 2006-04-29

Type specimens: Holotype of Camponotus macilentus: casent0903630; syntype of Camponotus macilentus albemarlensis: castype00453-01, castype00453-02; syntype of Camponotus macilentus barringtonensis: castype00451-01, castype00451-02, castype00451-03; syntype of Camponotus macilentus duncanensis: castype00452-01, castype00452-02, castype00452-03; syntype of Camponotus macilentus hoodensis: castype00454-01, castype00454-02, castype00454-03; syntype of Camponotus macilentus jacobensis: castype00450-01, castype00450-02, castype00450-03

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