Camponotus championi

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Camponotus championi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. championi
Binomial name
Camponotus championi
Forel, 1899

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Costa Rica, Mexico (type locality), Panama.

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Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • championi. Camponotus championi Forel, 1899c: 157, pl. 4, figs. 21, 22 (s.w.) MEXICO. Combination in C. (Myrmamblys): Forel, 1914a: 271; in C. (Myrmobrachys): Emery, 1925b: 165; in C. (Manniella): Wheeler, W.M. 1934g: 210; in C. (Myrmaphaenus): Creighton, 1951: 57.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 91, catalogue)
  • Creighton, W. S. 1951. Studies on Arizona ants. 1. The habits of Camponotus ulcerosus Wheeler and its identity with C. bruesi Wheeler. Psyche (Camb.) 58: 47-64 (page 57, combination in C. (Myrmaphaneus))
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 165, combination in C. (Myrmobrachys))
  • Forel, A. 1899i. Formicidae. [concl.]. Biol. Cent.-Am. Hym. 3: 137-160 (page 157, pl, 4, figs. 21, 22 soldier, worker described)
  • Forel, A. 1914a. Le genre Camponotus Mayr et les genres voisins. Rev. Suisse Zool. 22: 257-276 (page 271, combination in C. (Myrmamblys))
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1934g. Neotropical ants collected by Dr. Elisabeth Skwarra and others. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 77: 157-240 (page 210, combination in C. (Manniella))