Camponotus compressus occipitalis

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Camponotus compressus occipitalis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. compressus
Subspecies: C. compressus occipitalis
Trinomial name
Camponotus compressus occipitalis
Stitz, 1917

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 Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • occipitalis. Camponotus (Myrmoturba) maculatus r. occipitalis Stitz, 1917: 352, fig. 14 (w.) ALGERIA.
    • Combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex): Emery, 1925b: 98.
    • As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Emery, 1920c: 6.
    • Subspecies of maculatus: Santschi, 1925g: 359.
    • Subspecies of compressus: Emery, 1925b: 98; Santschi, 1939d: 80; Bernard, 1953a: 189; Bolton, 1995b: 115.

Description

References

  • Bernard, F. 1953b [1952]. La réserve naturelle intégrale du Mt Nimba. XI. Hyménoptères Formicidae. Mém. Inst. Fr. Afr. Noire 19: 165-270 (page 189, Subspecies of compressus)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 98, Combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex))
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 98, Subspecies of compressus)
  • Santschi, F. 1939d. Notes sur des Camponotus et autres fourmis de l'Afrique Mineure. Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Maroc 19: 66-87 (page 80, Subspecies of compressus)
  • Stitz, H. 1917. Ameisen aus dem westlichen Mittelmeergebiet und von den Kanarischen Inseln. Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berl. 8: 333-353 (page 352, fig. 14 worker described)