Camponotus chapini

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Camponotus chapini
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. chapini
Binomial name
Camponotus chapini
Wheeler, W.M., 1922

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Democratic Republic of Congo (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.

  • chapini. Camponotus (Myrmamblys) chapini Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 254, fig. 68 (s.w.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Combination in C. (Myrmoturba): Santschi, 1926c: 600; in C. (Myrmamblys): Weber, 1943c: 386. Subspecies of agonius: Santschi, 1926b: 252; Santschi, 1926c: 600. Revived status as species: Weber, 1943c: 386. Current subspecies: nominal plus ganzii.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 91, catalogue)
  • Santschi, F. 1926b. Description de nouveaux Formicides éthiopiens (IIIme partie). Rev. Zool. Afr. (Bruss.) 13: 207-267 (page 252, variety of agonius)
  • Santschi, F. 1926c. Nouvelles notes sur les Campontous. Rev. Suisse Zool. 33: 597-618 (page 600, combination in C. (Myrmoturba))
  • Santschi, F. 1926c. Nouvelles notes sur les Campontous. Rev. Suisse Zool. 33: 597-618 (page 600, variety of agonius)
  • Weber, N. A. 1943d. The ants of the Imatong Mountains, Anglo-Egyptian Sudan. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 93: 263-389 (page 386, combination in C. (Myrmamblys))
  • Weber, N. A. 1943d. The ants of the Imatong Mountains, Anglo-Egyptian Sudan. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 93: 263-389 (page 386, revived status as species)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1922b. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. II. The ants collected by the American Museum Congo Expedition. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 45: 39-269 (page 254, fig. 68 soldier, worker described)