Camponotus angusticollis

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Camponotus angusticollis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. angusticollis
Binomial name
Camponotus angusticollis
(Jerdon, 1851)

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia.
Oriental Region: Bangladesh, India (type locality), Nepal.


Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • angusticollis. Formica angusticollis Jerdon, 1851: 120 (w.q.) INDIA. Combination in Camponotus: Roger, 1863b: 3; in C. (Dinomyrmex): Forel, 1913d: 438; in C. (Tanaemyrmex): Emery, 1925b: 89. Junior synonym of gigas: Smith, F. 1858b: 14. Revived from synonymy: Roger, 1863b: 7. Senior synonym of ardens (and its junior synonym impetuosa), prismaticus: Forel, 1892j: 235. See also: Bingham, 1903: 366. Current subspecies: nominal plus sanguinolentus.
  • ardens. Formica ardens Smith, F. 1858b: 17 (q.) INDIA. Combination in Camponotus: Roger, 1863b: 3. Senior synonym of impetuosa: Mayr, 1886c: 353. Junior synonym of angusticollis: Forel, 1892j: 235.
  • impetuosa. Formica impetuosa Smith, F. 1858b: 18 (w.) INDIA. Combination in Camponotus: Roger, 1863b: 3. Junior synonym of ardens: Mayr, 1886c: 353.
  • prismaticus. Camponotus prismaticus Mayr, 1862: 669 (s.w.) BORNEO. Junior synonym of egregius: Roger, 1863b: 3; of angusticollis: Forel, 1892j: 235.

Description

References

  • Bingham, C. T. 1903. The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Hymenoptera, Vol. II. Ants and Cuckoo-wasps. London: Taylor and Francis, 506 pp. (page 366, see also)
  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 85, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 89, combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex))
  • Forel, A. 1892k. Les Formicides de l'Empire des Indes et de Ceylan. Part I. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 7: 219-245 (page 235, senior synonym of ardens (and its junior synonym impetuosa) and prismaticus)
  • Forel, A. 1913d. Fourmis de la faune méditerranéenne récoltées par MM. U. et J. Sahlberg. Rev. Suisse Zool. 21: 427-438 (page 438, combination in C. (Dinomyrmex))
  • Jerdon, T. C. 1851. A catalogue of the species of ants found in Southern India. Madras J. Lit. Sci. 17: 103-127 (page 120, worker, queen described)
  • Roger, J. 1863b. Verzeichniss der Formiciden-Gattungen und Arten. Berl. Entomol. Z. 7(B Beilage: 1-65 (page 3, combination in Camponotus)
  • Roger, J. 1863b. Verzeichniss der Formiciden-Gattungen und Arten. Berl. Entomol. Z. 7(B Beilage: 1-65 (page 7, revived from synonymy)
  • Smith, F. 1858a. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae. London: British Museum, 216 pp. (page 14, junior synonym of gigas)