Camponotus medeus

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Camponotus medeus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. medeus
Binomial name
Camponotus medeus
Emery, 1920

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Specimen Labels

Subspecies

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Peru (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • medeus. Camponotus (Myrmoturba) medea Emery, 1920c: 19, fig. 5 (s.w.q.) PERU. Combination in C. (Pseudocolobopsis): Emery, 1925b: 159. Current subspecies: nominal plus fulvulus.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1920d. Studi sui Camponotus. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 52: 3-48 (page 19, fig. 5 soldier, worker, queen described)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 159, Combination in C. (Pseudocolobopsis))