Myrmespera

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Myrmespera
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Subgenus: Myrmespera
Santschi, 1926
Type species
Camponotus debellator

This is currently a subgenus of Camponotus. Please see Camponotus for further information.

Nomenclature

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

References

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

  • Bolton, B. 2003. Synopsis and Classification of Formicidae. Mem. Am. Entomol. Inst. 71: 370pp (page 119, Myrmespera as subgenus of Camponotus)
  • Santschi, F. 1926b. Description de nouveaux Formicides éthiopiens (IIIme partie). Rev. Zool. Afr. (Bruss.) 13: 207-267 (page 247, Myrmespera as subgenus of Camponotus)
  • Santschi, F. 1926c. Nouvelles notes sur les Campontous. Rev. Suisse Zool. 33: 597-618 (page 604, Type-species: Camponotus (Myrmespera) debellator, by subsequent designation)

Additional References