Camponotus britteni

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Camponotus britteni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. britteni
Binomial name
Camponotus britteni
Donisthorpe, 1931

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

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Nomenclature

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

  • britteni. Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) britteni Donisthorpe, 1931a: 129 (s.w.) GREAT BRITAIN.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 89, catalogue)
  • Donisthorpe, H. 1931b. Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) britteni, sp. n. (Hymenoptera, Formicidae), a formicine ant new to science. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 10(8): 129-131 (page 129, soldier,worker described)