Camponotus blandus aequinotus

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Camponotus blandus aequinotus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. blandus
Subspecies: C. blandus aequinotus
Trinomial name
Camponotus blandus aequinotus
Forel, 1902

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Venezuela (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.

  • aequinotus. Camponotus pellitus var. aequinotus Forel, 1902b: 173 (w.) VENEZUELA. Combination in C. (Myrmaphaenus): Emery, 1925b: 153. Currently subspecies of blandus: Emery, 1925b: 153.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 84, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 153, combination in C. (Myrmaphaenus), and variety of blandus)
  • Forel, A. 1902b. Quatre notices myrmécologiques. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 46: 170-182 (page 173, worker described)