Camponotus maudella

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Camponotus maudella
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Colobopsis polynesica)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Colobopsis
Species: Camponotus maudella
Mann, 1921

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

Nomenclature

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

  • maudella. Camponotus (Colobopsis) maudella Mann, 1921: 496, fig. 38 (s.w.q.m.) FIJI IS.
    • Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 110.
    • Junior synonym of polynesicus: Sarnat & Economo, 2012: 48.

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 110, catalogue)
  • Mann, W. M. 1921. The ants of the Fiji Islands. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 64: 401-499 (page 496, fig. 38 soldier, worker, queen, male described)
  • Sarnat, E.M. & Economo, E.P. 2012. The ants of Fiji: 384 pp. UC Publications in Entomology, University of California Press.