Camponotus wasmanni

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Camponotus wasmanni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. wasmanni
Binomial name
Camponotus wasmanni
Emery, 1893

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Specimen Labels



Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: 32.628611° to 20.92583°.

Tropical South

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: Bangladesh, India (type locality).
Palaearctic Region: China.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • wasmanni. Camponotus wasmanni Emery, 1893e: 224 (s.w.q.) INDIA (Sikkim).
    • Combination in C. (Myrmepomis): Forel, 1912i: 92;
    • combination in C. (Orthonotomyrmex): Emery, 1920b: 258; Santschi, 1921f: 310.
    • Status as species: Forel, 1895e: 453 (redescription); Emery, 1896d 376 (in list); Bingham, 1903: 375; Forel, 1906b: 85; Emery, 1925b: 126; Donisthorpe, 1929a: 448; Menozzi, 1939a: 316 (in key); Chapman & Capco, 1951: 242; Bolton, 1995b: 129; Mathew & Tiwari, 2000: 356; Zhou, 2001b: 213; Karmaly & Narendran, 2006: 132; Ran & Zhou, 2011: 70; Guénard & Dunn, 2012: 30; Bharti & Wachkoo, 2014a: 7 (in key); Bharti, Guénard, et al. 2016: 26.



References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Bharti H., Y. P. Sharma, M. Bharti, and M. Pfeiffer. 2013. Ant species richness, endemicity and functional groups, along an elevational gradient in the Himalayas. Asian Myrmecology 5: 79-101.
  • Cheng D., Z. Chen, and S. Zhou. 2015. An analysis on the ant fauna of Jinzhongshan Nature Reserve in Gunagxi, China. Journal of Guangxi Normal University: Natural Science Edition 33(3): 129.137.
  • Emery C. 1893. Formicides de l'Archipel Malais. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 1: 187-229.
  • Forel A. 1906. Les fourmis de l'Himalaya. Bulletin de la Société Vaudoise des Sciences Naturelles 42: 79-94.
  • Hua Li-zhong. 2006. List of Chinese insects Vol. IV. Pages 262-273. Sun Yat-sen university Press, Guangzhou. 539 pages.
  • Li Z.h. 2006. List of Chinese Insects. Volume 4. Sun Yat-sen University Press
  • Mathew R., and R. N. Tiwari. 2000. Insecta: Hymenoptera: Formicidae. Pp. 251-409 in: Director; Zoological Survey of India (ed.) 2000. Fauna of of Meghalaya. Part 7. [State Fauna Series 4.] Insecta 2000. Calcutta: Zoological Survey of India, 621 pp.
  • Ran H., and S. Y. Zhou. 2011. Checklist of Chinese Ants: the Formicomorph Subfamilies (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) (I). Journal of Guangxi Normal University: Natural Science Edition. 29(3): 65-73.