Camponotus aethiops escherichi

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Camponotus aethiops escherichi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. aethiops
Subspecies: C. aethiops escherichi
Trinomial name
Camponotus aethiops escherichi
Emery, 1925



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Turkey (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • escherichi. Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) aethiops var. escherichi Emery, 1925b: 97 (s.w.) TURKEY. [First available use of Camponotus maculatus subsp. oertzeni var. escherichi Emery, 1897f: 239; unavailable name.]



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 98, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1897g. Anhang. Verzeichniss der auf der zweiten Reise nach Kleinasien (1897) gesammelten Ameisen, mit einer Neubeschreibung. P. 239 in: Escherich, K. Zur Kenntniss der Myrmecophilen Kleinasiens. I. Coleoptera. Wien. Entomol. Ztg. 16:229-239. (page 239, First available use of Camponotus maculatus subsp. oertzeni var. escherichi; unavailable name.)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 97, soldier, worker described)