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Species: Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) cervicalis   Roger, 1863 

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Camponotus cervicalis gaullei

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Camponotus cervicalis Roger, 1863a PDF: 134 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1891c PDF: 19 (s.w.q.m.).
Current subspecies: nominal plus Camponotus cervicalis gaullei.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar, Mauritius, Mayotte
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus cervicalis nov. sp.  Roger, J., 1863, Die neu aufgeführten Gattungen und Arten meines Formiciden-Verzeichnisses, nebst Ergänzung einiger früher gegeben Beschreibungen., Berliner Entomologische Zeitschrift 7, pp. 131-214: 134-135, (download) 134-135 4101
Camponotus cervicalis   Forel, A., 1891, Histoire naturelle des Hymenopteres. Deuxieme partie: Les Formicides., Histoire Physique, Naturelle et Politique de Madagascar., Paris: L'Imprimerie Nationale, pp. 1-231: 19-22, (download) 19-22 6734

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in rainforest, 2 times found in rainforest edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times ex rotten log, 2 times ground forager(s), 1 times on low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times unknown.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 1345 meters, 729 meters average

Type specimens: type of Camponotus cervicalis: casent0104634

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