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Species: Camponotus (Myrmocladoecus) sanctaefidei   Dalla Torre, 1892 

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See Also:

Camponotus sanctaefidei_cf, Camponotus sanctaefidei_nr, Camponotus sanctaefidei convexinodis, Camponotus sanctaefidei coronatus, Camponotus sanctaefidei hondurianus, Camponotus sanctaefidei leonhardi, Camponotus sanctaefidei weberi

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Extant: 5 valid subspecies

Camponotus (Myrmocladoecus) sanctaefidei Dalla Torre, 1892 PDF: 92. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Replacement name for Camponotus quadrilaterus Mayr, 1887
[Junior primary homonym of Camponotus quadrilaterus Roger, 1863.]
Wheeler, 1934e PDF: 228 (s.w.q.)
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55

sanctaefidei Dalla TorreHNS 1892.

Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Ñeembucú, San Pedro (ALWC, IFML, INBP, LACM).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 14 times found in montane wet forest, 8 times found in rainforest edge, 5 times found in rainforest, 7 times found in 2º lowland rainforest, 3 times found in moist forest, 1 times found in river floodplain, 1 times found in wet broadleaf forest, 3 times found in 2nd growth rainforest, 4 times found in Pasture, fencerows, stream edge with a few tall trees, 1 times found in lowland tropical rain forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 17 times beating vegetation, 15 times on low vegetation, 9 times Sobre Vegetacion, 2 times nest in dead stick, 6 times Malaise trap, 1 times in dead thorns Acacia ruddiae, 5 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times nest in dead, hollow vine, 1 times nest in dead twig, 1 times nest in dead branch, 2 times in dead stick, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 20 times Beating, 10 times search, 11 times Malaise, 9 times Sweeping, 2 times hand collecting, 7 times Fogging, 5 times direct collection, 4 times miniWinkler, 2 times mostly beating vegetation, some hand collections from treefall, 3 times beating low vegetation, 1 times beating vegetation (20 minutes), ...

Elevations: collected from 2 - 1090 meters, 326 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1911-12-01 and 2018-09-01

Type specimens:

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