Camponotus atriceps stercorarius

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Camponotus atriceps stercorarius
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Camponotus atriceps)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: Camponotus atriceps stercorarius
Forel, 1885

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Camponotus atriceps.

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • stercorarius. Camponotus atriceps r. stercorarius Forel, 1885a: 340 (w.q.m.) GUATEMALA. Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1953e: 196 (l.). Combination in C. (Myrmothrix): Crawley, 1916b: 376. Raised to species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 253. Subspecies of abdominalis: Emery, 1896d: 372; Forel, 1899c: 133; Forel, 1922: 99. Junior synonym of atriceps: Hashmi, 1973: 82.

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