Camponotus penninervis

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Camponotus penninervis
Temporal range: Chattian stage, Late Oligocene Aix-en-Provence, France
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. penninervis
Binomial name
Camponotus penninervis
Théobald, 1937

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Aix-en-Provence, France (Late Oligocene).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • penninervis. †Camponotus penninervis Théobald, 1937b: 317, pl. 26, fig. 15 (m.) FRANCE (Oligocene).
    • Status as species: Burnham, 1979: 116; Bolton, 1995b: 116.

Description

References

  • Theobald, N. 1937a. Les insectes fossiles des terrains oligocènes de France. Nancy: G. Thomas, 473 pp. (page 317, pl. 26, fig. 15 male described)