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Species: Camponotus (Orthonotomyrmex) sankisianus   Forel, 1913 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Camponotus (Orthonotomyrmex) mayri r. sankisianus Forel, 1913b PDF: 347 (w.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Arnold, 1946 PDF: 65 (s.).
Status as species: Arnold, 1946 PDF: 65; Bolton, 1995b: 122.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Democratic Republic of Congo, Zambia, Zimbabwe
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in miombo woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hand collected.

Elevations: collected from 1300 - 1387 meters, 1343 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1911-09-01 and 2016-05-18

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus sankisianus: rmcaent000017813

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