Colobopsis moeschi lygaeus

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Colobopsis moeschi lygaeus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Colobopsis
Species: C. moeschi
Subspecies: C. moeschi lygaeus
Trinomial name
Colobopsis moeschi lygaeus
(Viehmeyer, 1916)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Singapore (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • lygaeus. Camponotus (Myrmamblys) moeschi var. lygaea Viehmeyer, 1916a: 157 (w.) SINGAPORE.
    • [Misspelled as lygaca by McArthur, 2012: 74.]
    • Combination in Colobopsis: Ward & Boudinot, 2021: 41.
    • Subspecies of moeschi: Emery, 1925b: 140; Chapman & Capco, 1951: 232; Bolton, 1995b: 109; McArthur, 2012: 74.

Description

References

  • Viehmeyer, H. 1916a [1915]. Ameisen von Singapore. Beobachtet und gesammelt von H. Overbeck. Arch. Naturgesch. (A) 81(8): 108-168 (page 157, worker described)