Camponotus johnclarki

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Camponotus johnclarki
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. johnclarki
Binomial name
Camponotus johnclarki
Taylor, 1992
Synonyms

Workers are rarely encountered, but on several instances I have seen them foraging on Banksia trunks in woodland north of Perth (Heterick 2009).

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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Nomenclature

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

  • sanguinea. Notostigma sanguinea Clark, 1930a: 116, fig. 1 (s.w.) AUSTRALIA. [Junior secondary homonym of sanguinea Karavaiev, above.] Replacement name: johnclarki Taylor, 1992a: 59.
  • johnclarki. Camponotus johnclarki Taylor, 1992a: 59. Replacement name for Notostigma sanguinea Clark, 1930a: 116. [Junior secondary homonym of Camponotus sanguinea Karavaiev, 1929b: 212.] Subgenus indeterminate: Bolton, 1995b: 106.

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