Camponotus planus santacruzensis

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Camponotus planus santacruzensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. planus
Subspecies: C. planus santacruzensis
Trinomial name
Camponotus planus santacruzensis
Wheeler, W.M., 1919

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Ecuador, 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.

  • santacruzensis. Camponotus (Myrmorhachis) planus var. santacruzensis Wheeler, W.M. 1919c: 294 (s.w.q.m.) ECUADOR (Galapagos Is). Combination in C. (Myrmocladoecus): Wheeler, W.M. 1924a: 119.

Description

References

  • Wheeler, W. M. 1919d. Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Galapagos Islands, 1905-1906. XIV. The ants of the Galapagos Islands. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. (4)2(2 2: 259-297 (page 294, soldier, worker, queen, male described)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1924b. The Formicidae of the Harrison Williams Galapagos Expedition. Zoologica (N. Y.) 5: 101-122 (page 119, Combination in C. (Myrmocladoecus))