Camponotus gerberti

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Camponotus gerberti
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. gerberti
Binomial name
Camponotus gerberti
Donisthorpe, 1949

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Identification

Distribution

Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: -16.833333° to -16.833333°.

 
North
Temperate
North
Subtropical
Tropical South
Subtropical
South
Temperate

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Malagasy Region: Madagascar (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • gerberti. Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) gerberti Donisthorpe, 1949e: 271 (s.w.) MADAGASCAR.
    • Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 101.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 101, catalogue)
  • Donisthorpe, H. 1949f. A new Camponotus from Madagascar and a small collection of ants from Mauritius. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 12(2): 271-275 (page 271, soldier, worker described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Fisher B. L. 1997. Biogeography and ecology of the ant fauna of Madagascar (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Journal of Natural History 31: 269-302.
  • Fisher B. L. 2003. Formicidae, ants. Pp. 811-819 in: Goodman, S. M.; Benstead, J. P. (eds.) 2003. The natural history of Madagascar. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, xxi + 1709 pp.