Formica nigrata

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Formica nigrata
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Camponotus aethiops)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: Formica nigrata
Nylander, 1849

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


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

  • nigrata. Formica nigrata Nylander, 1849: 35 (w.q.m.) ITALY (Sicily). Junior synonym of aethiops: Mayr, 1855: 313; Radchenko, 2007: 38.