Camponotus triton

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Camponotus triton
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Colobopsis riehlii)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Colobopsis
Species: Camponotus triton
Wheeler, W.M., 1934

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

Nomenclature

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

  • triton. Camponotus (Colobopsis) triton Wheeler, W.M. 1934g: 217 (q.) BAHAMAS.
    • Combination in Colobopsis: Ward, Blaimer & Fisher, 2016: 350.
    • Status as species: Kempf, 1972a: 42; Bolton, 1995b: 128; McArthur, 2012: 219.
    • Junior synonym of riehlii: Mackay & Mackay, 2018: 202.

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