Camponotus theobaldi

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Camponotus theobaldi
Temporal range: Late Oligocene
Aix-en-Provence, France
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. theobaldi
Binomial name
Camponotus theobaldi
Özdikmen, 2010
Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from France (Oligocene).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • saussurei. †Camponotus saussurei Théobald, 1937b: 316, pl. 25, fig. 15 (m.) FRANCE (Oligocene). Unresolved junior primary homonym of saussurei Forel, above: Bolton, 1995: 122. Replacement name: †theobaldi Özdikmen, 2010a: 534.
  • theobaldi. †Camponotus theobaldi Özdikmen, 2010a: 534. Replacement name for saussurei Théobald, 1937b: 316. Junior primary homonym of saussurei Forel, 1879a: 103.]

Description

References

  • Théobald, N. 1937b. Notes complémentaire sur les insectes fossiles oligocènes des gypses d'Aix-en-Provence. Bull. Mens. Soc. Sci. Nancy (n.s.5) 6: 157-178