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Species: Camponotus (Camponotus) japonicus   Mayr, 1866 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, Japan, Mongolia
    Europe: Russia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Mayr, G., 1866, Diagnosen neuer und wenig gekannter Formiciden., Verhandlungen der Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 16, pp. 885-908

C. japonicusHNS nov. spec.

Operaria: Long. 12.5 mm. C. pubescenti FabrHNS. simillima, differt solummodo corpore magis opaco, pilositate aureo-flava atque pubescentia abdominis paulo densiori et aureo-flava.

Japan (Mus. Leyden).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in taiga, 1 times found in park/garden.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s).

Elevations: collected from 125 - 762 meters, 446 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1909-05-20 and 2002-08-03

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus japonicus sanguinea: casent0916763, casent0916764, casent0917145; syntype of Camponotus pennsylvanicus aterrimus: casent0905190, casent0905191

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