Camponotus oertzeni

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Camponotus oertzeni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. oertzeni
Binomial name
Camponotus oertzeni
Forel, 1889

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Subspecies
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Identification

Keys including this Species

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Greece (type locality), Iran, Montenegro, Russian Federation, Turkey.

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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.

  • oertzeni. Camponotus rubripes r. oertzeni Forel, 1889: 263 (s.w.) GREECE. Finzi, 1939c: 158 (q.m.). Combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex): Emery, 1925b: 97. Raised to species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 246. Subspecies of maculatus: Emery, 1896d: 370; Emery, 1898c: 148; Forel, 1911e: 290; of aethiops: Emery, 1920c: 7. Raised to species: Agosti & Collingwood, 1987a: 59. Senior synonym of karawajewi: Radchenko, 1997d: 809. Current subspecies: nominal plus kappariensis.
  • karawajewi. Camponotus karawajewi Radchenko, 1996b: 1201 (s.w.) RUSSIA (diagnosis in key). [Unresolved junior primary homonym of karawaiewi Menozzi, above.] Junior synonym of oertzeni: Radchenko, 1997d: 809.

Description

References

  • Agosti, D.; Collingwood, C. A. 1987a. A provisional list of the Balkan ants (Hym. Formicidae) and a key to the worker caste. I. Synonymic list. Mitt. Schweiz. Entomol. Ges. 60: 51-62 (page 59, Raised to species)
  • Dalla Torre, K. W. von. 1893. Catalogus Hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Vol. 7. Formicidae (Heterogyna). Leipzig: W. Engelmann, 289 pp. (page 246, Raised to species)
  • Emery, C. 1896j. Saggio di un catalogo sistematico dei generi Camponotus, Polyrhachis e affini. Mem. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna (5)5:363-382 (page 370, Subspecies of maculatus)
  • Emery, C. 1898c. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der palaearktischen Ameisen. Öfvers. Fin. Vetensk.-Soc. Förh. 20: 124-151 (page 148, Subspecies of maculatus)
  • Emery, C. 1920d. Studi sui Camponotus. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 52: 3-48 (page 7, Subspecies of aethiops)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 97, Combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex))
  • Finzi, B. 1939c. Ergebnisse der von Franz Werner und Otto v. Wettstein auf den Ägäischen Inseln unternommenen Sammelreisen. Ameisen. Sitzungsber. Akad. Wiss. Wien Math.-Naturwiss. Kl. Abt. I 148: 153-161 (page 158, queen, male described)
  • Forel, A. 1889 [1888]. Ameisen aus den Sporaden, den Cykladen und Griechenland, gesammelt 1887 von Herrn von Oertzen. Berl. Entomol. Z. 32: 255-265 (page 263, soldier, worker described)
  • Forel, A. 1911g. Die Ameisen des K. Zoologischen Museums in München. Sitzungsber. Math.-Phys. Kl. K. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. Münch. 11: 249-303 (page 290, Subspecies of maculatus)
  • Radchenko, A. G. 1997d. Review of ants of the subgenera Tanaemyrmex, Colobopsis, Myrmamblis, Myrmosericus, Orthonotomyrmex and Paramyrmamblis of the genus Camponotus (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) in the Asian Palearctic. Zool. Zh. 76: 806-815 (page 809, Senior synonym of karawajewi)