Camponotus grandidieri eumendax

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Camponotus grandidieri eumendax
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species group: grandidieri
Species: C. grandidieri
Subspecies: C. grandidieri eumendax
Trinomial name
Camponotus grandidieri eumendax
Özdikmen, 2010

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Specimen labels



A member of the Camponotus grandidieri species group.


Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: South Africa (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • mendax. Camponotus foraminosus subsp. mendax Emery, 1895h: 54 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. [Date of publication 16.viii.1895.] Forel, 1910f: 30 (q.). Combination in C. (Myrmotrema): Santschi, 1915c: 274. Subspecies of grandidieri: Santschi, 1915c: 274; Stitz, 1923: 165. Unresolved junior primary homonym of mendax Forel, above: Bolton, 1995b: 111. Replacement name: eumendax Özdikmen, 2010a: 526.
  • eumendax. Camponotus grandidieri eumendax Özdikmen, 2010a: 526. Replacement name for mendax Emery, 1895h: 54. [Junior primary homonym of mendax Forel, 1895e: 454.]