Camponotus nipponensis

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Camponotus nipponensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. nipponensis
Binomial name
Camponotus nipponensis
Santschi, 1937

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea, Japan (type locality), Republic of Korea.

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

  • nipponensis. Camponotus (Myrmamblys) nipponensis Santschi, 1937h: 381, fig. 12 (s.w.q.m.) JAPAN. [Grossly erroneous combination in Lasius: Kim, 1988: 119.]



  • Santschi, F. 1937h. Fourmis du Japon et de Formose. Bull. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 77: 361-388 (page 381, fig. 12 soldier, worker, queen, male described)