Camponotus planatus colombicus

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Camponotus planatus colombicus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. planatus
Subspecies: C. planatus colombicus
Trinomial name
Camponotus planatus colombicus
Forel, 1899

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Colombia (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • colombicus. Camponotus planatus var. colombicus Forel, 1899c: 141 (w.q.) COLOMBIA. Combination in C. (Myrmobrachys): Emery, 1925b: 164. Currently subspecies of planatus: Forel, 1902b: 171.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 93, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 164, combination in C. (Myrmobrachys))
  • Forel, A. 1899i. Formicidae. [concl.]. Biol. Cent.-Am. Hym. 3: 137-160 (page 141, worker, queen described)
  • Forel, A. 1902b. Quatre notices myrmécologiques. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 46: 170-182 (page 171, race of planatus)