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Species: Camponotus (Camponotus) obscuripes   Mayr, 1879 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Camponotus ligniperdus var. obscuripes Mayr, 1879 PDF: 645 (in text) (s.w.) JAPAN. Palearctic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers (number not stated, “a large number”). Primary type locality: Japan: (no further data) (J. Erber), 1 worker Japan: (no further data) (sent by F. Smith). Primary type depository: NHMW. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

André, 1903b PDF: 128 (q.m.)
As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Emery, 1896j PDF: 372 (in list); Wheeler, 1906h PDF: 325; Yano, 1910a PDF: 422; Wheeler, 1928d PDF: 117; Teranishi, 1940: 25; Morisita, 1945 PDF: 22; Azuma, 1951 PDF: 88.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, Japan, North Korea, South Korea
    Europe: Russia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in deciduous forest.

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

Elevations: collected from 30 - 914 meters, 489 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1945-08-23 00:00:00.0 and 2002-08-03 00:00:00.0

Type specimens:

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