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Species: Camponotus (Myrmobrachys) mina   Forel, 1879 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Camponotus mina Forel, 1879a PDF: 83 (s.) MEXICO. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Creighton, 1965b PDF: 6 (w.q.m.).
Subspecies of Camponotus senex: Emery, 1896j PDF: 377.
Revived status as species: Wheeler, 1910g PDF: 346.
Senior synonym of Camponotus erythropus: Emery, 1895d PDF: 336.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Mexico, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in oak-juniper woodland, 1 times found in Sonoran desert wash, 1 times found in Sonoran desert, 2 times found in desert scrub, 0 times found in on Moco? cotton, 1 times found in Acacia woodland, 1 times found in desert, 1 times found in Desert canyon forest, 1 times found in desert wash, 1 times found in gallery forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex dead branch cercidium microphyllum, 1 times ex dead branch Fouquieria diguetii, 1 times strays on Ferrocactus, 1 times stray foragers around base of Populus, 1 times soil, 1 times on poinciana trunk, 1 times on acacia trunk, 1 times nests and foragers on soil, 1 times nesting in hollow stems of Stenocereus, 1 times Mesquite tree, 1 times in live mesquite, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 7 times hand collecting, 2 times hand collection, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1520 meters, 642 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1947-10-06 and 2019-03-14

Type specimens: Lectotype of Camponotus mina: casent0910703; paralectotype of Camponotus mina: casent0910704; syntype of Camponotus erythropus: castype00595, castype00596, castype00597

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