Colobopsis testacea

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Colobopsis testacea
Scientific classification (junior homonym, replaced by Colobopsis ceylonica)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Colobopsis
Species: Colobopsis testacea
Bingham, 1903

This taxon is a junior homonym and has been replaced by Colobopsis ceylonica.


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

  • testacea. Colobopsis testacea Bingham, 1903: 347 (q.) SRI LANKA. [Junior secondary homonym of testaceus Emery, above.] Replacement name: ceylonicus Emery, 1925b: 145.