Camponotus vitiosus

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Camponotus vitiosus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. vitiosus
Binomial name
Camponotus vitiosus
Smith, F., 1874

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Specimen Labels

Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: China, Japan (type locality), Republic of Korea.

Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Camponotus vitiosus for further details


Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • vitiosus. Camponotus vitiosus Smith, F. 1874: 403 (w.) JAPAN. Wheeler, W.M. 1906c: 326 (s.). Combination in C. (Myrmentoma): Emery, 1925b: 118; in C. (Colobopsis): Radchenko, 1997d: 811; in C. (Myrmamblys): Yamane & Terayama, 1999: 21. Junior synonym of marginata: Mayr, 1879: 645. Revived from synonymy as subspecies of marginata: Emery, 1893i: 675; of fallax: Forel, 1907e: 19; of caryae: Wheeler, W.M. 1917c: 29; Emery, 1925b: 118; of marginata: Onoyama, 1980: 201; of aethiops: Bolton, 1995b: 129. Revived status as species: Radchenko, 1997d: 811. Senior synonym of tokioensis (and its junior synonyms atrigenatus, inconstans): Yamane & Terayama, 1999: 21.
  • tokioensis. Camponotus (Myrmamblys) itoi r. tokioensis Ito, 1912: 341 (s.w.) JAPAN. Forel, 1913f: 201 (q., misspelled as toxioensis); Santschi, 1928b: 40 (q.m.); Imai & Kubota, 1972: 195 (k.). Raised to species: Santschi, 1937h: 384. Senior synonym of atrigenatus, inconstans: Terayama & Satoh, 1990a: 412. Junior synonym of vitiosus: Yamane & Terayama, 1999: 21.
  • atrigenatus. Camponotus (Myrmamblys) tokioensis var. atrigenatus Santschi, 1937h: 384, fig. 13 (s.w.) JAPAN. Junior synonym of tokioensis: Terayama & Satoh, 1990a: 412.
  • inconstans. Camponotus (Myrmamblys) tokioensis var. inconstans Santschi, 1937h: 385 (w.) JAPAN. Junior synonym of tokioensis: Terayama & Satoh, 1990a: 412.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 129, Subspecies of aethiops, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1893k. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamerikanischen Ameisenfauna. Zool. Jahrb. Abt. Syst. Geogr. Biol. Tiere 7: 633-682 (page 675, Revived from synonymy as subspecies of marginata)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 118, Combination in C. (Myrmentoma))
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 118, Subspecies of caryae)
  • Forel, A. 1907h. Formiciden aus dem Naturhistorischen Museum in Hamburg. II. Teil. Neueingänge seit 1900. Mitt. Naturhist. Mus. Hambg. 24: 1-20 (page 19, Subspecies of fallax)
  • Mayr, G. 1879. Beiträge zur Ameisen-Fauna Asiens. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 28: 645-686 (page 645, Junior synonym of marginata)
  • Onoyama, K. 1980a. An introduction to the ant fauna of Japan, with a check list (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Kontyû 48: 193-212 (page 201, subspecies of marginata)
  • 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 811, Combination in C. (Colobopsis))
  • 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 811, Revived status as species)
  • Smith, F. 1874b. Descriptions of new species of Tenthredinidae, Ichneumonidae, Chrysididae, Formicidae, &c. of Japan. Trans. Entomol. Soc. Lond. 1874: 373-409 (page 403, worker described)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1906h. The ants of Japan. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 22: 301-328 (page 326, soldier described)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1917c. The North American ants described by Asa Fitch. Psyche (Camb.) 24: 26-29 (page 29, Subspecies of caryae)
  • Yamane, S.; Terayama, M. 1999. A new species of Pristomyrmex Mayr from Japan, and a proposal of a new synonym of species in the genus Camponotus Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Mem. Myrmecol. Soc. Jpn. 1: 17-24 (page 21, Combination in C. (Myrmamblys))
  • Yamane, S.; Terayama, M. 1999. A new species of Pristomyrmex Mayr from Japan, and a proposal of a new synonym of species in the genus Camponotus Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Mem. Myrmecol. Soc. Jpn. 1: 17-24 (page 21, Senior synonym of tokioensis (and its junior synonyms atrigenatus and inconstans))