Camponotus melanoticus multipilis

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Camponotus melanoticus multipilis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Camponotus substitutus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: Camponotus melanoticus multipilis
Forel, 1907

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Camponotus substitutus.

Nomenclature

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

  • multipilis. Camponotus melanoticus var. multipilis Forel, 1907e: 10 (w.q.m.) PARAGUAY. Combination in C. (Myrmoturba): Bruch, 1914: 229; in C. (Tanaemyrmex): Emery, 1925b: 83. Subspecies of substitutus: Emery, 1925b: 83. Junior synonym of substitutus: Wild, 2007b: 49.

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