Camponotus maculatus proletaria

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Camponotus maculatus proletaria
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Camponotus maculatus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: Camponotus maculatus proletaria
Baroni Urbani, 1971

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


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

  • proletaria. Camponotus maculatus subsp. proletaria Baroni Urbani, 1971b: 362. Replacement name for miserabilis Santschi, 1914d: 379. [Junior primary homonym of †miserabilis Förster, 1891: 430.] Junior synonym of maculatus: Baroni Urbani, 1972: 125.


  • Baroni Urbani, C. 1971b. Einige Homonymien in der Familie Formicidae (Hymenoptera). Mitt. Schweiz. Entomol. Ges. 44: 360-362 (page 362, Camponotus)
  • Baroni Urbani, C. 1972. Studi sui Camponotus (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Verh. Naturforsch. Ges. Basel 82: 122-135 (page 125, Junior synonym of maculatus)
  • Santschi, F. 1914d. Formicides de l'Afrique occidentale et australe du voyage de Mr. le Professeur F. Silvestri. Boll. Lab. Zool. Gen. Agrar. R. Sc. Super. Agric. 8: 309-385 (page 379, Replacement name for miserabilis)