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Species: Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) festinus   (Smith, 1857) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 5 valid subspecies

Formica festina Smith, 1857a PDF: 53 (q.) BORNEO. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1887a PDF: 216 (w.); Emery, 1900: 701 (s.); Imai et al., 1984 PDF: 68 (k.)
Combination in Camponotus: Roger, 1863b PDF: 3.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, India, Indonesia, Malaysia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in secondary dipterocarp rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nocturnal ground foragers.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times hand collection.

Elevations: collected from 340 - 435 meters, 387 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected on 2014-08-02 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Not Provided: casent0735156; syntype of Camponotus festinus: casent0901893

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