Camponotus pictus

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Camponotus pictus
Temporal range: Early Miocene
Shanwang, China
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. pictus
Binomial name
Camponotus pictus
Zhang, J., Sun & Zhang, X., 1994

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Shanwang, China (Early Miocene).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • pictus. †Camponotus pictus Zhang, J., Sun & Zhang, 1994: 169, fig. 149 (q.) CHINA (Shandong, Miocene).
    • [Unresolved junior primary homonym of Camponotus ligniperdus var. pictus Forel, 1886f: 141.]

Description

References

  • Zhang, J., Sun, B. ; Zhang, X. 1994. Miocene insects and spiders from Shanwang, Shandong. Beijing: Science Press, v + 298 pp.: 298pp (page 69, fig. 149 queen described)