Colobopsis ceylonica

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Colobopsis ceylonica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Colobopsis
Species: C. ceylonica
Binomial name
Colobopsis ceylonica
(Emery, 1925)
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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: Sri Lanka (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.

  • testacea. Colobopsis testacea Bingham, 1903: 347 (q.) SRI LANKA. [Junior secondary homonym of testaceus Emery, above.] Replacement name: ceylonicus Emery, 1925b: 145.
  • ceylonica. Camponotus (Colobopsis) ceylonicus Emery, 1925b: 145. Replacement name for testacea Bingham, 1903: 347. [Junior secondary homonym of testaceus Emery, 1894f: 3.] Combiniation in Colobopsis: Ward, et al., 2016: 350.

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