Camponotus mus

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Camponotus mus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. mus
Binomial name
Camponotus mus
Roger, 1863

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay (type locality).

Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Camponotus mus for further details


Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • mus. Camponotus mus Roger, 1863a: 143 (w.q.) URUGUAY. Forel, 1879a: 98 (s.); Emery, 1894g: 374 (q.m.); Goni et al. 1983: 366 (k.). Combination in C. (Myrmobrachys): Forel, 1914a: 270. Subspecies of senex: Forel, 1879a: 98; Forel, 1886f: 180. Revived status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 243; Forel, 1914a: 270; Emery, 1920b: 260. See also: Bruch, 1916: 353. Senior synonym of ogloblini: Kempf, 1978: 37. Current subspecies: nominal plus mendozanus, mustelus.
  • ogloblini. Camponotus (Myrmobrachys) ogloblini Santschi, 1934c: 32, fig. 20 (w.) ARGENTINA. Junior synonym of mus: Kempf, 1978: 37.

Description

References

  • Bruch, C. 1916. Contribución al estudio de las hormigas de la provincia de San Luis. Rev. Mus. La Plata 23: 291-357 (page 353, see also)
  • Dalla Torre, K. W. von. 1893. Catalogus Hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Vol. 7. Formicidae (Heterogyna). Leipzig: W. Engelmann, 289 pp. (page 243, Revived status as species)
  • Emery, C. 1894h. [Untitled.]. Pp. 373-401 in: Ihering, H. von. Die Ameisen von Rio Grande do Sul. Berl. Entomol. Z. 39:321-447. (page 374, queen, male described)
  • Emery, C. 1920b. Le genre Camponotus Mayr. Nouvel essai de la subdivision en sous-genres. Rev. Zool. Afr. (Bruss.) 8: 229-260 (page 260, Revived status as species)
  • Forel, A. 1879a. Études myrmécologiques en 1879 (deuxième partie [1re partie en 1878]). Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 16: 53-128 (page 98, soldier described)
  • Forel, A. 1879a. Études myrmécologiques en 1879 (deuxième partie [1re partie en 1878]). Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 16: 53-128 (page 98, Race of senex)
  • Forel, A. 1886h. Études myrmécologiques en 1886. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 30: 131-215 (page 180, Race of senex)
  • Forel, A. 1914a. Le genre Camponotus Mayr et les genres voisins. Rev. Suisse Zool. 22: 257-276 (page 270, Combination in C. (Myrmobrachys))
  • Forel, A. 1914a. Le genre Camponotus Mayr et les genres voisins. Rev. Suisse Zool. 22: 257-276 (page 270, Revived status as species)
  • Goñi, B.; Zolessi, L. C. de; Imai, H. T. 1984 [1983]. Karyotypes of thirteen ant species from Uruguay (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Caryologia 36: 363-371 (page 366, karyotype described)
  • Kempf, W. W. 1978b. Five new synonyms for the Argentine ant fauna (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). 112. Stud. Entomol. 20: 35-38 (page 37, Senior synonym of ogloblini)
  • Roger, J. 1863a. Die neu aufgeführten Gattungen und Arten meines Formiciden-Verzeichnisses nebst Ergänzung einiger früher gegebenen Beschreibungen. Berl. Entomol. Z. 7: 131-214 (page 143, worker, queen described)