Camponotus fedtschenkoi

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Camponotus fedtschenkoi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. fedtschenkoi
Binomial name
Camponotus fedtschenkoi
Mayr, 1877

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Specimen Labels

Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Afghanistan, Armenia, China, Iran, Kazakhstan (type locality), Kyrgyzstan, Russian Federation, Turkey, Turkmenistan.


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • fedtschenkoi. Camponotus fedtschenkoi Mayr, 1877: 3 (s.w.q.m.) UZBEKISTAN.
    • [Also described as new by Mayr, 1880: 23.]
    • [Misspelled as tedtschenkoi by Nasonov, 1889: 11; misspelled as fedtschenkovi by Dlussky, 1962: 181.]
    • Combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex): Emery, 1925b: 93.
    • Subspecies of sylvaticus: Forel, 1879a: 67; André, 1882a: 145; Emery, 1887a: 212 (footnote); Nasonov, 1889: 11.
    • Subspecies of rubripes: Forel, 1886f: 143.
    • Subspecies of maculatus: Emery, in Dalla Torre, 1893: 231, 241 (footnote); Emery, 1896d: 370 (in list); Emery, 1898c: 127; Ruzsky, 1902c: 6; Forel, 1904b: 378; Ruzsky, 1905b: 194; Emery, 1908a: 203; Karavaiev, 1910a: 268; Karavaiev, 1910b: 12; Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1923: 240; Ruzsky, 1923: 2; Karavaiev, 1926e: 191.
    • Status as species: Mayr, 1880: 23; Dalla Torre, 1893: 231; Emery, 1920c: 7, 11 (in key); Emery, 1925b: 93; Stitz, 1930: 239; Collingwood, 1961a: 77; Dlussky, 1962: 181; Pisarski, 1970: 321; Tarbinsky, 1976: 153 (redescription); Arnol'di & Dlussky, 1978: 551; Dlussky, 1981a: 17; Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 130; Arakelian, 1994: 84; Bolton, 1995b: 99; Radchenko, 1996b: 1200 (in key); Radchenko, 1997d: 808; Collingwood & Heatwole, 2000: 12; Schultz, R. et al. 2006: 203; Paknia, et al. 2008: 153; Ran & Zhou, 2011: 67; Guénard & Dunn, 2012: 28; Kiran & Karaman, 2012: 6; Borowiec, L. 2014: 30.
    • Senior synonym of adi: Radchenko: 1997d: 808.
    • Senior synonym of tichomirovi: Radchenko: 1997d: 808; Schultz, R. et al. 2006: 203.
    • Material of the unavailable name nuda referred here by Radchenko: 1997d: 808.
  • adi. Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) fedtschenkoi var. adi Stitz, 1930: 239 (s.w.) TAJIKISTAN.
    • Subspecies of fedtschenkoi: Bolton, 1995b: 84.
    • Junior synonym of fedtschenkoi: Radchenko, 1997d: 808.
  • tichomirovi. Camponotus tichomirovi Ruzsky, 1905b: 188 (w.) TADJIKISTAN, KYRGYZSTAN.
    • Combination in C. (Myrmoturba): Forel, 1914a: 267;
    • combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex): Emery, 1925b: 95.
    • Status as species: Emery, 1908a: 204; Karavaiev, 1910b: 12; Karavaiev, 1916: 507; Emery, 1925b: 95; Tarbinsky, 1976: 160; Bolton, 1995b: 127.
    • Junior synonym of fedtschenkoi: Radchenko, 1997d: 808; Schultz, R. et al. 2006: 203.

Description

References

  • Arnol'di, K. V.; Dlussky, G. M. 1978. Superfam. Formicoidea. 1. Fam. Formicidae - ants. Pp. 519-556 in: Medvedev, G. S. (ed.) Keys to the insects of the European part of the USSR. Vol. 3. Hymenoptera. Part 1. Opredeliteli Faune SSSR 119:3-584. (page 551, revived status as species)
  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 99, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1896j. Saggio di un catalogo sistematico dei generi Camponotus, Polyrhachis e affini. Mem. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna (5)5:363-382 (page 370, subspecies of maculatus)
  • Emery, C. 1898c. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der palaearktischen Ameisen. Öfvers. Fin. Vetensk.-Soc. Förh. 20: 124-151 (page 127, subspecies of maculatus)
  • Emery, C. 1908a. Beiträge zur Monographie der Formiciden des paläarktischen Faunengebietes. Dtsch. Entomol. Z. 1908: 165-205 (page 203, subspecies of maculatus)
  • Emery, C. 1920d. Studi sui Camponotus. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 52: 3-48 (page 7, revived status as species)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 93, combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex))
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 93, revived status as species)
  • Forel, A. 1879a. Études myrmécologiques en 1879 (deuxième partie [1re partie en 1878]). Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 16: 53-128 (page 67, subspecies of sylvaticus)
  • Forel, A. 1886h. Études myrmécologiques en 1886. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 30: 131-215 (page 143, subspecies of rubripes)
  • Forel, A. 1904c [1903]. Note sur les fourmis du Musée Zoologique de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences à St. Pétersbourg. Ezheg. Zool. Muz. 8: 368-388 (page 378, subspecies of maculatus)
  • Karaman, C.; Aktaç, N. 2013. Descriptions of four new species of Camponotus Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), with a key for the worker caste of the Camponotus of Turkey. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 86(1):36-56.
  • Mayr, G. 1877a. Formicidae. In: Fedchenko, A. P. Travels in Turkestan. Vol. 2, Div. 5, No. 7. Izv. Imp. Obshch. Lyubit. Estestvozn. Antropol. Etnogr. Imp. Mosk. Univ. 26:i-iii, 1-20 (+1). (page 3, soldier, worker, queen, male described)
  • Mayr, G. 1880. Die Ameisen Turkestan's, gesammelt von A. Fedtschenko. Tijdschr. Entomol. 23: 17-40 (page 23, redescribed in Latin)
  • Radchenko, A. G. 1997d. Review of ants of the subgenera Tanaemyrmex, Colobopsis, Myrmamblis, Myrmosericus, Orthonotomyrmex and Paramyrmamblis of the genus Camponotus (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) in the Asian Palearctic. Zool. Zh. 76: 806-815 (page 808, Senior synonym of adi and tichomirovi, and material of the unavailable name nuda referred here.)
  • Ruzsky, M. 1902c. The ants of the vicinity of the Aral Sea. Izv. Turkest. Otd. Imp. Rus. Geogr. Obshch. 3(1 1: 1-24 (page 6, subspecies of maculatus)
  • Ruzsky, M. 1905b. The ants of Russia. (Formicariae Imperii Rossici). Systematics, geography and data on the biology of Russian ants. Part I. Tr. Obshch. Estestvoispyt. Imp. Kazan. Univ. 38(4-6 6: 1-800 (page 194, subspecies of maculatus)
  • Stitz, H. 1930a. Entomologische Ergebnisse der Deutsch-Russischen Alai-Pamir Expedition 1928 (1). 5. Hymenoptera III. Formicidae. Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berl. 16: 238-240 (page 239, revived status as species)
  • Tarbinsky, Y. S. 1976. The ants of Kirghizia. Frunze: Ilim, 217 pp. (page 153, revived status as species)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Borowiec L. 2014. Catalogue of ants of Europe, the Mediterranean Basin and adjacent regions (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 25(1-2): 1-340.
  • Collingwood C. A. 1961. The third Danish Expedition to Central Asia. Zoological Results 27. Formicidae (Insecta) from Afghanistan. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening 123: 51-79.
  • Collingwood C., and H. Heatwole. 2000. Ants from Northwestern China (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Psyche 103 (1-2): 1-24.
  • Collingwood, C. A.. "The third Danish Expedition to Central Asia. Zoological Results 27. Formicidae (Insecta) from Afghanistan." Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening 123 (1961): 51-79.
  • Dlussky G. M., O. S. Soyunov, and S. I. Zabelin. 1990. Ants of Turkmenistan. Ashkabad: Ylym Press, 273 pp.
  • Dubovikoff D. A., and Z. M. Yusupov. 2018. Family Formicidae - Ants. In Belokobylskij S. A. and A. S. Lelej: Annotated catalogue of the Hymenoptera of Russia. Proceedingss of the Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences 6: 197-210.
  • Emery, C.. "Beiträge zur Kenntniss der palaearktischen Ameisen." Öfversigt af Finska Vetenskaps-Societetens Förhandlingar (Helsinki) 20 (1898): 124-151.
  • Forel A. 1904. Note sur les fourmis du Musée Zoologique de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences à St. Pétersbourg. Ezheg. Zool. Muz. 8: 368-388.
  • Guénard B., and R. R. Dunn. 2012. A checklist of the ants of China. Zootaxa 3558: 1-77.
  • Karavaiev V. 1911. Ameisen aus Transkaspien und Turkestan. Tr. Rus. Entomol. Obshch. 39: 1-72.
  • Karavaiev V. 1926. Beiträge zur Ameisenfauna des Kaukasus, nebst einigen Bemerkungen über andere palaearktische Formen. (Schluss). Konowia 5: 187-199.
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  • Kuznetsov G. T. 1990. Comparative analysis of Hymenoptera (Formicidae) population on altitudinal zones of central Kopetdag. Izvestiya Akademii Nauk Turkmenskoi SSR. Seriya Biologicheskikh Nauk 1990(3): 64-67.
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  • Paknia O., A. Radchenko, H. Alipanah, and M. Pfeiffer. 2008. A preliminary checklist of the ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of Iran. Myrmecological News 11: 151-159.
  • Ran H., and S. Y. Zhou. 2011. Checklist of Chinese Ants: the Formicomorph Subfamilies (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) (I). Journal of Guangxi Normal University: Natural Science Edition. 29(3): 65-73.
  • Schultz, R., A. G. Radchenko, and B. Seifert. "A critical checklist of the ants of Kyrgyzstan (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)." Myrmecologische Nachrichten 8 (2006): 201-207.