Camponotus planatus acaciae

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Camponotus planatus acaciae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. planatus
Subspecies: C. planatus acaciae
Trinomial name
Camponotus planatus acaciae
Emery, 1920

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Costa Rica.

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • acaciae. Camponotus (Myrmobrachys) planatus var. acaciae Emery, 1920c: 39 (w.) COSTA RICA.

Description

References

The following references are based on the 2007 CD version of the New General Catalogue.

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 84, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1920d. Studi sui Camponotus. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 52: 3-48 (page 39, worker described)

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