Camponotus yessensis

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Camponotus yessensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. yessensis
Binomial name
Camponotus yessensis
Yasumatsu & Brown, 1951


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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Japan (type locality).

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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • yessensis. Camponotus yessensis Yasumatsu & Brown, 1951: 41 (s.w.) JAPAN. [First available use of Camponotus herculeanus subsp. vagus var. yessensis Teranishi, 1940: 72; unavailable name.] See also: Kupyanskaya, 1990: 172.



  • Kupyanskaya, A. N. 1990a. Ants of the Far Eastern USSR. Vladivostok: Akademiya Nauk SSSR, 258 pp. (page 172, see also)
  • Yasumatsu, K.; Brown, W. L., Jr. 1951b. Revisional notes on Camponotus herculeanus Linné and close relatives in Palearctic regions (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). J. Fac. Agric. Kyushu Univ. 10: 29-44 (page 41, soldier, worker described)