Camponotus substitutus

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Camponotus substitutus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. substitutus
Binomial name
Camponotus substitutus
Emery, 1894

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina, Brazil (type locality), Chile, Colombia, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela.

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Nomenclature

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

  • substitutus. Camponotus melanoticus var. substitutus Emery, 1894f: 3 (s.w.) BRAZIL. Combination in C. (Myrmoturba): Bruch, 1914: 229; in C. (Tanaemyrmex): Emery, 1925b: 82. Subspecies of landolti: Forel, 1899c: 136; of melanoticus: Emery, 1906c: 188; of maculatus: Santschi, 1916e: 396; of fumidus: Santschi, 1922c: 101. Raised to species: Emery, 1925b: 82; Santschi, 1929d: 313. Senior synonym of multipilis: Wild, 2007b: 49. Current subspecies: nominal plus clarus (unresolved junior homonym), pullulus.
  • multipilis. Camponotus melanoticus var. multipilis Forel, 1907e: 10 (w.q.m.) PARAGUAY. Combination in C. (Myrmoturba): Bruch, 1914: 229; in C. (Tanaemyrmex): Emery, 1925b: 83. Subspecies of substitutus: Emery, 1925b: 83. Junior synonym of substitutus: Wild, 2007b: 49.

Description

References

  • Bruch, C. 1914. Catálogo sistemático de los formícidos argentinos. Rev. Mus. La Plata 19: 211-234 (page 229, Combination in C. (Myrmoturba))
  • Emery, C. 1894g. Camponotus sexguttatus Fab. e C. sexguttatus Sm. et auct. Boll. Mus. Zool. Anat. Comp. R. Univ. Torino 9(1 187: 1-4 (page 3, soldier, worker described)
  • Emery, C. 1906c [1905]. Studi sulle formiche della fauna neotropica. XXVI. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 37: 107-194 (page 188, Race/subspecies of melanoticus)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 82, Combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex))
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 82, Raised to species)
  • Forel, A. 1899h. Formicidae. [part]. Biol. Cent.-Am. Hym. 3: 105-136 (page 136, Race/subspecies of landolti)
  • Santschi, F. 1916e. Formicides sudaméricains nouveaux ou peu connus. Physis (B. Aires) 2: 365-399 (page 396, Race/subspecies of maculatus)
  • Santschi, F. 1922d. Camponotus néotropiques. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 62: 97-124 (page 101, Race/subspecies of fumidus)
  • Santschi, F. 1929d. Nouvelles fourmis de la République Argentine et du Brésil. An. Soc. Cient. Argent. 107: 273-316 (page 313, Raised to species)