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Species: Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) wiederkehri   Forel, 1894 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Camponotus weiderkehri Forel, 1894e PDF: 232 (s.w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus wiederkehri   McArthur, A. J., 2007, A key to Camponotus Mayr of Australia., Advances in ant systematics (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): Homage to E. O. Wilson - 50 years of contributions. (Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 80), pp. 290-351: 312, (download) 312 21285
Camponotus wiederkehri nov. sp.  Forel, A., 1894, Quelques fourmis de Madagascar (récoltées par M. le Dr Völtzkow); de Nouvelle Zélande (récoltées par M. W. W. Smith); de Nouvelle Calédonie (récoltées par M. Sommer); de Queensland (Australie), Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 38, pp. 226-237: 232-233, (download) 232-233 3953

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Acacia woodland, 2 times found in native veg., rural environ., 3 times found in open mulga/Spinifex woodland, 3 times found in mulga/Spinifex, 1 times found in Eucalyptus open-woodland, 2 times found in river gums, 2 times found in Savanah woodland, 2 times found in Savanna, 1 times found in Box pine scrub, 1 times found in Native veg., urban environ. (cara pk nr. town), ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times On grd, 3 times soil, 4 times Mound nest, 2 times Nocturnal ground forager(s), 2 times Roadside, mound, 1 times Under red gums, 1 times Typical letterbox nest, 1 times Slit opening nest, 1 times Red soil, common, 1 times On ground, 1 times Nocturnal foragers at honey bait, ...

Elevations: collected from 100 - 762 meters, 265 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1927-07-31 and 2003-12-11

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus denticulatus: antweb1008144; syntype of Camponotus wiederkehri: casent0910297, casent0910298; syntype of Camponotus wiederkehri lucidior: casent0910299, casent0910300; syntype of Camponotus denticulatus: casent0903541

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