Camponotus barbaricus xanthomelas

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Camponotus barbaricus xanthomelas
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. barbaricus
Subspecies: C. barbaricus xanthomelas
Trinomial name
Camponotus barbaricus xanthomelas
Emery, 1905

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Algeria (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • xanthomelas. Camponotus maculatus subsp. xanthomelas Emery, 1905d: 34 (s.w.) ALGERIA.
    • Cagniant, 1970c: 32 (q.m.).
    • Combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex): Emery, 1925b: 101.
    • Subspecies of maculatus: Emery, 1908a: 197; Forel, 1909e: 375; Stitz, 1917: 352.
    • Subspecies of sylvaticus: Emery, 1920c: 7; Emery, 1925b: 101; Ceballos, 1956: 314.
    • Subspecies of barbaricus: Cagniant, 1970c: 32; Bolton, 1995b: 130.

Description

References

  • Cagniant, H. 1970c. Deuxième liste de fourmis d'Algérie, récoltées principalement en forêt (Deuxième partie). Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Toulouse 106: 28-40 (page 32, queen, male described)
  • Cagniant, H. 1970c. Deuxième liste de fourmis d'Algérie, récoltées principalement en forêt (Deuxième partie). Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Toulouse 106: 28-40 (page 32, Subspecies of barbaricus)
  • Emery, C. 1905g. Le forme paleartiche del Camponotus maculatus F. Rend. Sess. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna (n.s.) 9: 27-44 (page 34, soldier, worker described)
  • Emery, C. 1920d. Studi sui Camponotus. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 52: 3-48 (page 7, Subspecies of sylvaticus)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 101, Combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex))