Camponotus scipio

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Camponotus scipio
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. scipio
Binomial name
Camponotus scipio
Forel, 1908

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Subspecies

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Paraguay (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.

  • scipio. Camponotus scipio Forel, 1908c: 410 (s.w.q.m.) PARAGUAY. Combination in C. (Myrmobrachys): Forel, 1914a: 271. Current subspecies: nominal plus insignis.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1908h. Ameisen aus Sao Paulo (Brasilien), Paraguay etc. gesammelt von Prof. Herm. v. Ihering, Dr. Lutz, Dr. Fiebrig, etc. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 58: 340-418 (page 410, soldier, worker, queen, male described)
  • Forel, A. 1914a. Le genre Camponotus Mayr et les genres voisins. Rev. Suisse Zool. 22: 257-276 (page 271, Combination in C. (Myrmobrachys))