Camponotus yogi

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Camponotus yogi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Subgenus: Camponotus
Species: C. yogi
Binomial name
Camponotus yogi
Wheeler, W.M., 1915

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Nearctic Region: United States (type locality).
Neotropical Region: Mexico (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Associations with other Organisms

Nests of this species occasionally host Temnothorax andrei, although the nature of the relationship is unknown (Creighton and Snelling, 1966).

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Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • yogi. Camponotus yogi Wheeler, W.M. 1915b: 420 (s.w.) U.S.A.
    • Creighton & Snelling, 1967: 191 (q.m.); Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1970: 650 (l.).
    • Combination in C. (Myrmaphaenus): Emery, 1925b: 156.
    • Combination in C. (Colobopsis): Wheeler, W.M. 1917a: 562.
    • Combination in Colobopsis: Mackay & Mackay, 2018: 215.
    • Combination in Camponotus (Camponotus): Ward & Boudinot, 2021: 44.
    • Status as species: Wheeler, W.M. 1917a: 562; Emery, 1925b: 156; Creighton, 1950a: 401; Smith, M.R. 1951a: 847; Creighton & Snelling, 1967: 187; Smith, D.R. 1979: 1434; Bolton, 1995b: 130; Ward, 2005: 63; McArthur, 2012: 160; Mackay & Mackay, 2018: 215 (redescription).
  • apostemata. Colobopsis apostemata Mackay, W., in Mackay & Mackay, 2018: 100, figs. 18. 19, 107-112, pls 8-9 (s.w.) MEXICO (Baja California).
    • Combination in Camponotus (Camponotus): Ward & Boudinot, 2021: 44.
    • Junior synonym of yogi: Ward & Boudinot, 2021: 44.
  • cavibregma. Colobopsis cavibregma Mackay, W., in Mackay & Mackay, 2018: 107, figs. 113-118 (w.q.) U.S.A. (California).
    • Combination in Camponotus (Camponotus): Ward & Boudinot, 2021: 44.
    • Junior synonym of yogi: Ward & Boudinot, 2021: 44.

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