Camponotus horni

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Camponotus horni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. horni
Binomial name
Camponotus horni
Clark, 1930

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Identification

Keys including this Species

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • horni. Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) horni Clark, 1930c: 20 (q.) AUSTRALIA. [Unresolved junior primary homonym of horni Kirby, W.F. 1896: 205, above.] See also: Shattuck, 1993: 128.

Type Material

  • Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) horni Clark, 1930: Lectotype, worker, Palm Creek, Northern Territory, Australia, Museum Victoria, Melbourne.
  • Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) horni Clark, 1930: Paralectotype, 3 workers, Palm Creek, Northern Territory, Australia, The Natural History Museum.
  • Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) horni Clark, 1930: Paralectotype, 1 worker, Palm Creek, Northern Territory, Australia, Museum of Comparative Zoology.
  • Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) horni Clark, 1930: Paralectotype, 2 workers, Palm Creek, Northern Territory, Australia, Museum Victoria, Melbourne.

Description

References

  • Clark, J. 1930c. New Formicidae, with notes on some little-known species. Proc. R. Soc. Vic. (n.s.) 43: 2-25 (page 20, queen described)
  • Shattuck, S. O. 1993a. Revision of the Iridomyrmex purpureus species-group (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Invertebr. Taxon. 7: 113-149 (page 128, see also)