Colobopsis mutilata

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Colobopsis mutilata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Colobopsis
Species: C. mutilata
Binomial name
Colobopsis mutilata
(Smith, F., 1859)

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Specimen Labels

Subspecies

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • mutilata. Formica mutilata Smith, F. 1859a: 137 (w.) INDONESIA (Aru I.). Mayr, 1876: 68 (q.). Combination in Colobopsis: Mayr, 1862: 691; in Camponotus (Colobopsis): Dalla Torre, 1893: 244; Emery, 1896d: 376. Combination in Colobopsis: Ward, et al., 2016: 350. Current subspecies: nominal plus stitzi.

The following notes on F. Smith type specimens have been provided by Barry Bolton (details):

Formica mutilata

Holotype worker major in Oxford University Museum of Natural History. Labelled “Aru.”

Description

References

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Smith, Fr.. "Catalogue of hymenopterous insects collected by Mr. A. R. Wallace in the Islands of Bachian, Kaisaa, Amboyna, Gilolo, and at Dory in New Guinea." Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 5 (1860): 93-143.
  • Viehmeyer H. 1912. Ameisen aus Deutsch Neuguinea gesammelt von Dr. O. Schlaginhaufen. Nebst einem Verzeichnisse der papuanischen Arten. Abhandlungen und Berichte des Königlichen Zoologischen und Anthropologische-Ethnographischen Museums zu Dresden 14: 1-26.
  • Wheeler W.M. 1935. Check list of the ants of Oceania. Occasional Papers of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum 11(11):1-56.
  • Wheeler, William Morton.1935.Checklist of the Ants of Oceania.Occasional Papers 11(11): 3-56