Camponotus capperi formosulus

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Camponotus capperi formosulus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. capperi
Subspecies: C. capperi formosulus
Trinomial name
Camponotus capperi formosulus
Wheeler, W.M., 1917

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Jamaica (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • formosulus. Camponotus (Myrmobrachys) capperi var. formosulus Wheeler, W.M. 1917g: 468, fig. 3d (w.m.) JAMAICA.
    • Combination in C. (Myrmaphaenus): Emery, 1925b: 156.
    • Subspecies of capperi: Emery, 1925b: 156; Kempf, 1972a: 45; Bolton, 1995b: 100.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 100, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 156, combination in C.(Myrmaphanenus))
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1917g. Jamaican ants collected by Prof. C. T. Brues. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 61: 457-471 (page 468, fig. 3d worker, male described)