Camponotus sexguttatus biguttatus

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Camponotus sexguttatus biguttatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. sexguttatus
Subspecies: C. sexguttatus biguttatus
Trinomial name
Camponotus sexguttatus biguttatus
Emery, 1894
Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Bolivia (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.

  • biguttatus. Camponotus biguttatus Emery, 1894c: 174 (s.w.) BOLIVIA. Combination in C. (Myrmosphincta): Emery, 1925b: 152. Senior synonym of grenadensis: Emery, 1898a: 226; Emery, 1925b: 152. Currently subspecies of sexguttatus: Wheeler, W.M. 1923c: 8.
  • grenadensis. Camponotus sexguttatus var. grenadensis Forel, 1897b: 297 (s.w.q.) GRENADA, W.I. Combination in C. (Myrmosphincta): Emery, 1925b: 152. Junior synonym of biguttatus: Emery, 1898a: 226; Emery, 1925b: 152.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 89, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1894d. Studi sulle formiche della fauna neotropica. VI-XVI. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 26: 137-241 (page 174, soldier, worker described)
  • Emery, C. 1898a. Aggiunte e correzioni al saggio di un catalogo sistematico dei generi Camponotus, Polyrachis [sic] e affini. Rend. Sess. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna (n.s.) 2: 225-231 (page 226, senior synonym of grenadensis)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 152, combination in C. (Myrmosphincta))
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 152, senior synonym of grenadensis)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1923d. Report on the ants collected by the Barbados-Antigua Expedition from the University of Iowa in 1918. Stud. Nat. Hist. Iowa Univ. 10(3 3: 3-9 (page 8, variety of sexguttatus)