Camponotus snellingi

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Camponotus snellingi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. snellingi
Binomial name
Camponotus snellingi
Bolton, 1995

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Specimen Label

Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Nearctic Region: United States (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Worker

Queen

Male

Nomenclature

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

  • pavidus. Camponotus (Myrmentoma) pavidus Snelling, R.R. 1988: 71.
    • [First available use of Camponotus fallax subsp. rasilis var. pavidus Wheeler, W.M. 1910f: 228 (s.w.q.) U.S.A. (Texas, Louisiana, Florida); unavailable (infrasubspecific) name.]
    • [C. fallax subsp. rasilis var. pavidus Wheeler, W.M. 1910d: 342. Nomen nudum.]
    • [Junior secondary homonym of Formica pavida Smith, F. 1860b: 96.]
    • As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Donisthorpe, 1915d: 348; Wheeler, W.M. 1917c: 28; Emery, 1925b: 117; Donisthorpe, 1927b: 403; Smith, M.R. 1930a: 6; Wheeler, W.M. 1932a: 15; Cole, 1937b: 139; Dennis, 1938: 303; Creighton, 1950a: 388; Smith, M.R. 1951a: 845.
    • Material referred to nearcticus by Creighton, 1950a: 388; Smith, M.R. 1951a: 845; Smith, D.R. 1979: 1432.
    • Status as species: Deyrup, et al. 1989: 100.
    • Replacement name: Camponotus snellingi Bolton, 1995b: 124.
  • snellingi. Camponotus snellingi Bolton, 1995b: 124.
    • Replacement name for Camponotus pavidus Snelling, R.R. 1988: 71. [Junior secondary homonym of Formica pavida Smith, F. 1860b: 96.]
    • Status as species: Deyrup, 2003: 44; MacGown & Forster, 2005: 66; MacGown, et al. 2007: 17; Deyrup, 2017: 200.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 124, new name, replacement name for pavidus Snelling, 1988, catalogue)
  • Smith, F. 1860b. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects collected by Mr. A. R. Wallace in the islands of Bachian, Kaisaa, Amboyna, Gilolo, and at Dory in New Guinea. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. Lond. Zool. 5(17b)(suppl. to vol. 4 4: 93-143 (page 96, [Junior secondary homonym of pavida Smith, F. 1860b: 96.])
  • Snelling, R. R. 1988. Taxonomic notes on Nearctic species of Camponotus, subgenus Myrmentoma (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Pp. 55-78 in: Trager, J. C. (ed.) Advances in myrmecology. Leiden: E. J. Brill, xxvii + 551 pp. (page 71, junior secondary homonym)

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