Camponotus pexus

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Camponotus pexus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. pexus
Binomial name
Camponotus pexus
Santschi, 1929

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Morocco (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • pexus. Camponotus (Myrmosericus) pexus Santschi, 1929e: 161 (s.w.q.) MOROCCO. See also: Cagniant, 1985b: 77; Cagniant, 1991b: 52.

Description

References

  • Cagniant, H. 1985b. Contribution à la connaissance des fourmis marocaines. Étude des Camponotus du groupe cruentatus au Maroc (Hyménoptères - Formicidae). Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Toulouse 121: 77-84 (page 77, see also)
  • Cagniant, H. 1991b. Étude des populations marocaines de la superespèce Camponotus cruentatus Latreille. Mise en evidence de Camponotus obscuriventris sp. n. (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). EOS. Rev. Esp. Entomol. 67: 35-54 (page 52, see also)
  • Santschi, F. 1929e. Fourmis du Maroc, d'Algérie et de Tunisie. Bull. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 69: 138-165 (page 161, soldier, worker, queen described)