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Species: Camponotus zonatus   Emery, 1894 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Camponotus extensus subsp. zonatus Emery, 1894g PDF: 3 (s.w.) COSTA RICA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1908b PDF: 72 (m.)
Junior synonym of Camponotus inaequalis: Wheeler, 1913b PDF: 503 (in text).
Subspecies of Camponotus extensus: Emery, 1896j PDF: 371 (in list).
Status as species: Forel, 1901j PDF: 371; Emery, 1920b PDF: 255; Mackay & MacKay, 2019 PDF: 770.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands, Honduras, Mexico, Panama
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in 2nd growth dry forest, 3 times found in dry forest, 1 times found in pasture, 5 times found in Zona Arida, 4 times found in Zona litoral, 1 times found in agricultural plot, 4 times found in roadside vegetation, 4 times found in Zona de Transicion, 2 times found in oak forest, 1 times found in riparian strip in dry forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ground foragers, 1 times nest under stone, 1 times nest in fax machine, 1 times under stone, 1 times nest under live Deamia testudo, 1 times nest in soft dead wood, 2 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times ex rotten log, 2 times Bajo rocas, 2 times nest in Tilandsia, 1 times nest in dead stick, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 37 times Pitfall trap, 10 times Search, 5 times Colecta manual, 1 times En cebo de miel, 2 times MiniWinkler, 1 times sweep, 1 times Trampa de Luz, 1 times Yellow trap, 1 times Aspirador; en ramas de Parkinsonia sp., 1 times Yellow trap, En Manglar, 1 times Malaise, ...

Elevations: collected from 2 - 1700 meters, 229 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1963-08-01 00:00:00.0 and 2018-01-01 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus conspicuus zonatus: casent0905261, casent0905262

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