Camponotus rotumanus

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Camponotus rotumanus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. rotumanus
Binomial name
Camponotus rotumanus
Wilson & Taylor, 1967

Identification

Distribution

Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: -12.5° to -12.5°.

 
North
Temperate
North
Subtropical
Tropical South
Subtropical
South
Temperate

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Fiji (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • rotumanus. Camponotus (Myrmamblys) rotumanus Wilson & Taylor, 1967: 98, fig. 82 (w.) FIJI IS (Rotuma I.).
    • Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 120; McArthur, 2012: 186.

Description

References

  • Wilson, E. O.; Taylor, R. W. 1967b. The ants of Polynesia (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Pac. Insects Monogr. 14: 1-109 (page 98, worker described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Sarnat Eli M. 2009. The Ants [Hymenoptera: Formicdiae] of Fiji: Systematics, Biogeography and Conservation of an Island Arc Fauna. 80-252
  • Ward, Darren F. and James K. Wetterer. 2006. Checklist of the Ants of Fiji. Fiji Arthropods III 85: 23-47.
  • Wilson E. O.; Taylor, R. W. 1967. The ants of Polynesia (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Pacific Insects Monograph 14:1-109.