Camponotus orites

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Camponotus orites
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. orites
Binomial name
Camponotus orites
Santschi, 1919

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Specimen Labels

Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: South Africa (type locality).

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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.

  • orinodromus. Camponotus (Myrmamblys) orinodromus Santschi, 1919a: 347, fig. 4 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Combination in C. (Paramyrmamblys): Santschi, 1926c: 604. Junior synonym of orites: Arnold, 1926: 291.
  • orites. Camponotus (Myrmamblys) orites Santschi, 1919a: 346, fig. 4 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Arnold, 1926: 290 (s.). Combination in C. (Paramyrmamblys): Santschi, 1926c: 604. Senior synonym of orinodromus: Arnold, 1926: 291.

Description

References

  • Arnold, G. 1926. A monograph of the Formicidae of South Africa. Appendix. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 23: 191-295 (page 290, soldier described)
  • Arnold, G. 1926. A monograph of the Formicidae of South Africa. Appendix. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 23: 191-295 (page 291, Senior synonym of orinodromus)
  • Santschi, F. 1919a. Cinq notes myrmécologiques. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 52: 325-350 (page 346, fig. 4 worker described)
  • Santschi, F. 1926c. Nouvelles notes sur les Campontous. Rev. Suisse Zool. 33: 597-618 (page 604, Combination in C. (Paramyrmamblys))