Camponotus lateralis rectus

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Camponotus lateralis rectus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Camponotus atricolor)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: Camponotus lateralis rectus
Forel, 1892

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Camponotus atricolor.


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

  • rectus. Camponotus lateralis var. rectus Forel, 1892i: 306 (w.) BULGARIA.
    • [Unresolved junior primary homonym of rectus Forel, above.]
    • Subspecies of piceus: Dalla Torre, 1893: 238.
    • Junior synonym of atricolor: Emery, 1896d: 373; Karavaiev, 1936: 191; Seifert, 2019: 23.