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Species: Colobopsis mississippiensis   (Smith, 1923) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Camponotus (Colobopsis) mississippiensis Smith, 1923a PDF: 83 (s.w.) U.S.A. (Mississippi). Nearctic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype major and minor workers (numbers not stated). Primary type locality: U.S.A.: Mississippi, Starkville, 7.i.1922 (M.R. Smith). Primary type depositories: AMNH, MCZC, USNM. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Colobopsis: Ward et al., 2016 PDF: 350.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 41 times found in nesting in twigs of Fraxinus americana, 2 times found in log w/myrmecine ants, 7 times found in in Fraxinus sp., 7 times found in Black Belt Prairie, 5 times found in in Fraxinus americana stems, 4 times found in ash stem in oak-hickory forest, 4 times found in parking area in bottomland hardwood forest, nest in branch of Fraxinus sp., 0 times found in in wood, 2 times found in Mixed hardwood forest, 2 times found in at edge of pond and pine-oak forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times in wood, 1 times twig of green ash, 1 times on foliage of ash.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Lindgren funnel, 0 times pitfall trap.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1921-07-01 00:00:00.0 and 2008-10-06 00:00:00.0

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