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Species: Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) circumspectus   (Smith, 1861) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Formica circumspecta Smith, 1861b PDF: 37 (s.w.q.) INDONESIA (Sulawesi). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Primary type material: 1 syntype major worker, 1 syntype minor worker, 1 syntype queen. Primary type locality: Indonesia: Sulawesi (“Celebes”), Tondano, “Tond.” (A.R. Wallace). Primary type depository: OXUM. Type notes: The major worker mentioned by Smith could not be found in OXUM (pers. comm. B. Bolton, 1978). AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Camponotus: Roger, 1863b PDF: 4.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus circumspectus: casent0901933, casent0901934

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