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Species: Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) substitutus   Forel, 1899 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Camponotus landolti r. substitutus Forel, 1899h PDF: 136 (s.w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Camponotus extensus melanoticus substitutus Emery, 1894; unavailable (infrasubspecific) name.]
As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Emery, 1896j PDF: 371 (in list); Forel, 1908a PDF: 62.
[Note: Camponotus substitutus appears twice in Forel, 1908a PDF: 62, first (entry no. 4) as a species, second (entry no.7) as an infrasubspecific name.]
Subspecies of Camponotus landolti: Forel, 1899h PDF: 136.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Alto Paraguay, Boquerón, Central, Concepción, Ñeembucú, Paraguarí, Pte. Hayes

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus substitutus   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 49, (download) 49 21367
Camponotus substitutus   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 29, (download) 29 21367

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in lowland wet forest, 2 times found in coastal dry forest, 1 times found in lowland dry forest, 1 times found in gas station, 1 times found in roadside edge, 1 times found in Shaded lawn.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground nesting, 1 times aus Bambus, 1 times ex Cecropia.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times search, 3 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1000 meters, 125 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1991-08-07 00:00:00.0 and 2018-01-01 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Lectotype of Camponotus hagmanni: casent0910026; Lectotype of Camponotus melanoticus multipilis: casent0910022; paralectotype of Camponotus hagmanni: casent0910027; paralectotype of Camponotus melanoticus multipilis: casent0910023; syntype of Camponotus substitutus: casent0905256, casent0905257; type of Camponotus melanoticus multipilis: focol0001, focol0008, focol0012

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