Camponotus arminius

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Camponotus arminius
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. arminius
Binomial name
Camponotus arminius
Forel, 1910

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Mozambique (type locality), Yemen.


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Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • arminius. Camponotus barbarossa subsp. arminius Forel, 1910e: 457 (s.w.) MOZAMBIQUE. Combination in C. (Orthonotomyrmex): Forel, 1914d: 256; in C. (Myrmamblys): Emery, 1925b: 142; in C. (Myrmopelta): Santschi, 1921f: 311; Santschi, 1926c: 603. Raised to species: Santschi, 1921f: 311. Current subspecies: nominal plus bicontractus.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 86, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 142, combination in C. (Myrmamblys))
  • Forel, A. 1910f. Note sur quelques fourmis d'Afrique. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 54: 421-458 (page 457, soldier, worker described)
  • Forel, A. 1914d. Formicides d'Afrique et d'Amérique nouveaux ou peu connus. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 50: 211-288 (page 256, combination in C. (Orthonotomyrmex))
  • Santschi, F. 1921f. Retouches aux sous-genres de Camponotus. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 61: 310-312 (page 311, combination in C. (Myrmopelta))
  • Santschi, F. 1921f. Retouches aux sous-genres de Camponotus. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 61: 310-312 (page 311, raised to species)
  • Santschi, F. 1926c. Nouvelles notes sur les Campontous. Rev. Suisse Zool. 33: 597-618 (page 603, combination in C. (Myrmopelta))