Camponotus lameerei

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Camponotus lameerei
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. lameerei
Binomial name
Camponotus lameerei
Emery, 1898

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Kyrgyzstan, Russian Federation (type locality), Turkmenistan.

Distribution based on AntMaps


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

  • lameerei. Camponotus marginatus var. lameerei Emery, 1898c: 150 (s.w.q.m.) RUSSIA. Combination in C. (Myrmentoma): Emery, 1925b: 118. Subspecies of marginatus: Ruzsky, 1905b: 249; Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1923: 242; of lateralis: Forel, 1904b: 380; of caryae: Wheeler, W.M. 1917c: 29. Raised to species: Tarbinsky, 1976: 146; Dlussky & Zabelin, 1985: 237. Senior synonym of barbiger: Radchenko, 1997b: 704.
  • barbatus. Camponotus fallax var. barbatus Vashkevich, 1926: 118 (s.w.q.m.) RUSSIA. [Junior primary homonym of barbatus Roger, above.] Replacement name: barbiger Donisthorpe, 1941f: 38.
  • barbiger. Camponotus barbiger Donisthorpe, 1941f: 38. Replacement name for, and elevation to species of, Camponotus fallax var. barbatus Vashkevich, 1926: 118. [Junior primary homonym of barbatus Roger, 1863a: 138.] Junior synonym of lameerei: Radchenko, 1997b: 704.



  • Dlussky, G. M.; Zabelin, S. I. 1985. Ant fauna (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) of the River Sumbar Basin (south-west Kopetdag). Pp. 208-246 in: Nechaevaya, N. T. (ed.) The vegetation and animal world of western Kopetdag. Ashkhabad: Ylym, 278 pp. (page 237, Raised to species)
  • Emery, C. 1898c. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der palaearktischen Ameisen. Öfvers. Fin. Vetensk.-Soc. Förh. 20: 124-151 (page 150, soldier, worker, queen, male described)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 118, Combination in C. (Myrmentoma))
  • 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 380, Variety/subspecies of lateralis)
  • Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, N. N. 1923b. The ant fauna of Tashkent district. Tr. Turkest. Nauchn. Obshch. 1: 239-558 (page 242, Variety /subspecies of marginatus)
  • Radchenko, A.G. 1997. A review of ants of the subgenus Myrmentoma, genus Camponotus (Hymenoptera, Formicidae), from Asian Palaearctic. Entomological Review 77: 1050-1059 (translated from Zoologicheskii Zhurnal 76: 703-711).
  • 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 249, Variety /subspecies of marginatus)
  • Tarbinsky, Y. S. 1976. The ants of Kirghizia. Frunze: Ilim, 217 pp. (page 146, Raised to species)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1917c. The North American ants described by Asa Fitch. Psyche (Camb.) 24: 26-29 (page 29, Variety/subspecies of caryae)