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



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Ecuador, Galapagos Islands (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • 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.
    • Subspecies of planus: Wheeler, W.M. 1924a: 119; Emery, 1925b: 167; Wheeler, W.M. 1933a: 59; Wheeler, W.M. 1935g: 45; Linsley & Usinger, 1966: 177; Kempf, 1972a: 56; Bolton, 1995b: 122.



  • 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))