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Species: Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) barbaricus   Emery, 1905 

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Camponotus barbaricus eubarbaricus, Camponotus barbaricus xanthomelas

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Camponotus maculatus subsp. barbaricus Emery, 1905g PDF: 31 (s.w.) GIBRALTAR. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Misspelled as barbarus by Santschi, 1921d PDF: 72.]
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Algeria, Libya, Tunisia
    Europe: Gibraltar, Italy, Malta, Portugal, Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in Pinus halepensis+pistacea lentiscus, 3 times found in Bushes, 1 times found in Bosque de pinos, 1 times found in Garden, 1 times found in garden in city, 1 times found in Lawn&Palm trees, 1 times found in Pinus halepensis, 1 times found in Pueblo.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times forrajeando, 4 times Foraging, 1 times Ahogadas Fuente, 1 times Vuelo nupcial, 1 times Nest under stone, 1 times foraging on wall.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 13 times Hand, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 210 meters, 40 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1893-12-31 and 2017-09-08

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus barbaricus: casent0905296, casent0905297; syntype of Camponotus sylvaticus barbarus kairouana: casent0912051, casent0912052; syntype of Camponotus maculatus barbaricus baeticus: casent0905298, casent0905299; syntype of Camponotus maculatus pilicornis sicula: casent0905300, casent0905301; syntype of Camponotus sylvaticus barbaricus gaetulus: casent0912049, casent0912050; syntype of Camponotus sylvaticus barbarus algirica: casent0912047, casent0912048; syntype of Camponotus sylvaticus barbarus tunetica: casent0912053, casent0912054; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Camponotus maculatus barbaricus inversa: casent0910276, casent0910277

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