Camponotus maculatus torrefactus

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Camponotus maculatus torrefactus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Camponotus sansabeanus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: Camponotus maculatus torrefactus
Emery, 1925

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


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

  • torrefactus. Camponotus (Camponotus) sansabeanus var. torrefactus Emery, 1925b: 75 (s.w.m.) U.S.A. [First available use of Camponotus maculatus subsp. sansabeanus var. torrefactus Wheeler, W.M. 1910d: 308; unavailable name.] Combination in C. (Tanaemyrmex): Creighton, 1950a: 379. Subspecies of sansabeanus: Cole, 1942: 388; Creighton, 1950a: 379. Junior synonym of sansabeanus: Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1986g: 14.