Camponotus sylvaticus basalis

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Camponotus sylvaticus basalis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. sylvaticus
Subspecies: C. sylvaticus basalis
Trinomial name
Camponotus sylvaticus basalis
Smith, F., 1878
Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India (type locality), Pakistan.


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • basalis. Camponotus basalis Smith, F. 1878b: 9, pl., fig. 1 (q.) INDIA (Jammu & Kashmir; “Sind Valley, Kashmir”).
    • [Misspelled as basilis by Chapman & Capco, 1951: 250.]
    • Bingham, 1903: 352 (s.w.).
    • Combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex): Emery, 1925b: 101.
    • Status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 222; Emery, 1896d: 378 (in list); Bingham, 1903: 352.
    • Subspecies of maculatus: Forel, 1904c: 29; Forel, 1906b: 84.
    • Subspecies of sylvaticus: Emery, 1920c: 7; Emery, 1925b: 101; Stärcke, 1935: 265; Menozzi, 1939a: 315; Eidmann, 1942: 251; Chapman & Capco, 1951: 250; Bolton, 1995b: 88; Karmaly & Narendran, 2006: 121; Bharti & Wachkoo, 2014a: 8 (in key); Bharti, Guénard, et al. 2016: 26.
    • Senior synonym of lobinieri: Bingham, 1903: 352; Forel, 1904c: 29; Emery, 1905d: 35 (in text); Emery, 1925b: 101; Stärcke, 1935: 265; Bolton, 1995b: 88; Karmaly & Narendran, 2006: 121.
  • lobinieri. Camponotus maculatus r. lobinieri Forel, 1902d: 287 (w.) INDIA (Jammu & Kashmir).
    • [Misspelled as lotbinieri by Forel, 1903a: 711; misspelled as lobiniri by Karmaly & Narendran, 2006: 121.]
    • Subspecies of maculatus: Forel, 1903a: 711.
    • Junior synonym of basalis: Bingham, 1903: 352; Forel, 1904c: 29; Emery, 1905d: 35 (in text); Emery, 1925b: 101; Stärcke, 1935: 265; Bolton, 1995b: 109; Karmaly & Narendran, 2006: 121.

Description

References

  • Bingham, C. T. 1903. The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Hymenoptera, Vol. II. Ants and Cuckoo-wasps. London: Taylor and Francis, 506 pp. (page 352, soldier, worker described)
  • Bingham, C. T. 1903. The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Hymenoptera, Vol. II. Ants and Cuckoo-wasps. London: Taylor and Francis, 506 pp. (page 352, senior synonym of lobinieri)
  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 88, catalogue)
  • Eidmann, H. 1942a. Zur Kenntnis der Ameisenfauna des Nanga Parbat. Zool. Jahrb. Abt. Syst. Ökol. Geogr. Tiere 75: 239-266 (page 251, race/subspecies of sylvaticus)
  • Emery, C. 1920d. Studi sui Camponotus. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 52: 3-48 (page 7, race/subspecies of sylvaticus)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 101, combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex))
  • Forel, A. 1904d. Miscellanea myrmécologiques. Rev. Suisse Zool. 12: 1-52 (page 29, race/subspecies of maculatus)
  • Forel, A. 1906b. Les fourmis de l'Himalaya. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 42: 79-94 (page 84, race/subspecies of maculatus)
  • Smith, F. 1878b. Scientific results of the Second Yarkand Mission; based upon the collections and notes of the late Ferdinand Stoliczka, Ph.D. Hymenoptera. Calcutta: Superintendent of Government Printing (Government of India), 22 pp. (page 9, pl., fig. 1 queen described)