Camponotus obscuriventris

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Camponotus obscuriventris
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. obscuriventris
Binomial name
Camponotus obscuriventris
Cagniant, 1991

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Morocco (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.

  • obscuriventris. Camponotus obscuriventris Cagniant, 1991b: 47, figs. 4, 6 (w.q.m.) MOROCCO. [Described as cruentatus-group, hence subgenus Myrmosericus.]

Description

References

  • Cagniant, H. 1991b. Étude des populations marocaines de la superespèce Camponotus cruentatus Latreille. Mise en evidence de Camponotus obscuriventris sp. n. (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). EOS. Rev. Esp. Entomol. 67: 35-54 (page 47, figs. 4, 6 worker, queen, male described)