Camponotus irritans carinifer

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Camponotus irritans carinifer
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. irritans
Subspecies: C. irritans carinifer
Trinomial name
Camponotus irritans carinifer
Viehmeyer, 1916


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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Singapore (type locality).

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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • carinifer. Camponotus (Myrmoturba) tinctus var. carinifer Viehmeyer, 1916a: 156 (s.q.) SINGAPORE.
    • As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Emery, 1920c: 7; Emery, 1925b: 94; Chapman & Capco, 1951: 248.
    • Subspecies of tinctus: Crawley, 1924: 406.
    • Subspecies of irritans: Bolton, 1995b: 91.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 91, Subspecies of irritans, catalogue)
  • Viehmeyer, H. 1916a [1915]. Ameisen von Singapore. Beobachtet und gesammelt von H. Overbeck. Arch. Naturgesch. (A) 81(8): 108-168 (page 156, soldier, queen described)