Camponotus macilentus sapphirinus

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Camponotus macilentus sapphirinus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. macilentus
Subspecies: C. macilentus sapphirinus
Trinomial name
Camponotus macilentus sapphirinus
Wheeler, W.M., 1924

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Galapagos Islands (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.

  • sapphirinus. Camponotus (Pseudocolobopsis) macilentus var. sapphirinus Wheeler, W.M. 1924a: 114, fig. 24 (s.w.q.m.) ECUADOR (Galapagos Is).

Description

References

  • Wheeler, W. M. 1924b. The Formicidae of the Harrison Williams Galapagos Expedition. Zoologica (N. Y.) 5: 101-122 (page 114, fig. 24 soldier, worker, queen, male described)