Camponotus christi ferrugineus

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Camponotus christi ferrugineus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. christi
Subspecies: C. christi ferrugineus
Trinomial name
Camponotus christi ferrugineus
Emery, 1899

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Madagascar.

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • ferrugineus. Camponotus christi var. ferruginea Emery, 1899f: 290 (w.) MADAGASCAR. [Unresolved junior secondary homonym of Formica ferruginea Fabricius, above (Bolton, 1995b: 99).] Combination in C. (Mayria): Emery, 1925b: 122.

Description

References

The following references are based on the 2007 CD version of the Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 99, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1899e. Formiche di Madagascar raccolte dal Sig. A. Mocquerys nei pressi della Baia di Antongil (1897-1898). Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 31: 263-290 (page 290, worker described [Unresolved junior secondary homonym of Formica ferruginea, Fabricius.])
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 122, combination in C. (Mayria))
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1922k. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. IX. A synonymic list of the ants of the Malagasy region. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 4 45: 1005-1055 (see also)

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