Formica ventralis

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Formica ventralis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Camponotus variegatus bacchus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: Formica ventralis
Smith, F., 1858

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Camponotus variegatus bacchus.


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

  • ventralis. Formica ventralis Smith, F. 1858b: 20 (q.) SRI LANKA. Combination in Camponotus: Roger, 1863b: 3. Junior synonym of bacchus: Mayr, 1865: 27.