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Species: Camponotus (Myrmocladoecus) mucronatus   Emery, 1890 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Camponotus (Myrmocladoecus) mucronatus Emery, 1890c PDF: 58 (s.w.) COSTA RICA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Also described as new by Emery, 1894l PDF: 63.]
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 9 times found in Entre SHO y SSE, 7 times found in SSO 350m, 5 times found in tropical dry forest, 5 times found in rainforest, 4 times found in roadside vegetation, 3 times found in beach margin, 1 times found in lowland tropical rain forest, 4 times found in montane wet forest, 1 times found in tropical rainforest, 3 times found in Port of entry, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 8 times beating vegetation, 2 times nest in hollow twig, 1 times nest in hollow branch, 1 times ex dead stick on live tree, 4 times strays, 3 times on orchids, 1 times in Rhizophora stump, 1 times in dead stem, 2 times ex dead branch/twig recent treefall, 1 times workers in cavity in dead stick, 2 times on Passiflora pittieri extrafloral nectaries, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 23 times Fogging, 5 times hand collecting, 9 times search, 8 times Beating, 4 times Malaise, 2 times Baiting, 1 times Sweeping, 1 times blacklight.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 980 meters, 200 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1955-04-04 00:00:00.0 and 2019-05-29 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus mucronatus: casent0905529, casent0905530

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