Camponotus mayriella

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Camponotus mayriella
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Colobopsis polynesica)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Colobopsis
Species: Camponotus mayriella
Mann, 1921

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Colobopsis polynesica.


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

  • mayriella. Camponotus (Colobopsis) mayriella Mann, 1921: 494.
    • Unnecessary (second) replacement name for carinata Mayr, 1870b: 943.
    • Junior synonym of polynesica: Bolton, 1995b: 110.


  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 110, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1896j. Saggio di un catalogo sistematico dei generi Camponotus, Polyrhachis e affini. Mem. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna (5)5:363-382 (page 374, junior synonym of polynesicus, the first replacement name.)
  • Mann, W. M. 1921. The ants of the Fiji Islands. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 64: 401-499 (page 494, unnecessary (second) replacement name for carinata Mayr.; Camponotus; type deposit.: Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University)
  • Mayr, G. 1870b. Neue Formiciden. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 20: 939-996 (page 943, unnecessary (second) replacement name)