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==Nomenclature==
 
==Nomenclature==
 
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*''<span style='color:blue;font-weight:bold;'>MYRMAPHAENUS </span>''[subgenus of ''Camponotus'']
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**''Myrmaphaenus'' Emery, 1920b: 237 [as subgenus of ''Camponotus'']. Type-species: ''Camponotus leydigi'', by original designation.
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**''Myrmaphaenus'' senior synonym of ''Neomyrmamblys'', ''Paracolobopsis'': Emery, 1925b: 152.
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*''NEOMYRMAMBLYS'' [junior synonym of ''Myrmaphaenus'']
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**''Neomyrmamblys'' Wheeler, W.M. 1921a: 19 [as subgenus of ''Camponotus'']. Type-species: ''Camponotus fastigatus'', by subsequent designation of Santschi, 1921f: 311.
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**''Neomyrmamblys'' junior synonym of ''Myrmaphaenus'': Emery, 1925b: 152.
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*''PARACOLOBOPSIS ''[junior synonym of ''Myrmaphaenus'']
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**''Paracolobopsis'' Emery, 1920b: 249 [as subgenus of ''Camponotus'']. Type-species: ''Camponotus salvini'', by original designation.
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**''Paracolobopsis'' junior synonym of ''Myrmaphaenus'': Emery, 1925b: 152.
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==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 04:17, 5 March 2012


Myrmaphaenus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Subgenus: Myrmaphaenus
Emery, 1920
Type species
Camponotus leydigi

This is currently a subgenus of Camponotus. Please see Camponotus for further information.

Nomenclature

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

  • MYRMAPHAENUS [subgenus of Camponotus]
    • Myrmaphaenus Emery, 1920b: 237 [as subgenus of Camponotus]. Type-species: Camponotus leydigi, by original designation.
    • Myrmaphaenus senior synonym of Neomyrmamblys, Paracolobopsis: Emery, 1925b: 152.
  • NEOMYRMAMBLYS [junior synonym of Myrmaphaenus]
    • Neomyrmamblys Wheeler, W.M. 1921a: 19 [as subgenus of Camponotus]. Type-species: Camponotus fastigatus, by subsequent designation of Santschi, 1921f: 311.
    • Neomyrmamblys junior synonym of Myrmaphaenus: Emery, 1925b: 152.
  • PARACOLOBOPSIS [junior synonym of Myrmaphaenus]
    • Paracolobopsis Emery, 1920b: 249 [as subgenus of Camponotus]. Type-species: Camponotus salvini, by original designation.
    • Paracolobopsis junior synonym of Myrmaphaenus: Emery, 1925b: 152.


References

The following references are based on the 2007 CD version of the Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • Bolton, B. 2003. Synopsis and Classification of Formicidae. Mem. Am. Entomol. Inst. 71: 370pp (page 117, Myrmaphaenus as subgenus of Camponotus)
  • Emery, C. 1920b. Le genre Camponotus Mayr. Nouvel essai de la subdivision en sous-genres. Rev. Zool. Afr. (Bruss.) 8: 229-260 (page 237, Myrmaphaenus as subgenus of Camponotus)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 152, Myrmaphaenus as subgenus of Camponotus; Myrmaphaenus senior synonym of Neomyrmamblys, Paracolobopsis)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1922i. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. VII. Keys to the genera and subgenera of ants. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 45: 631-710 (page 705, Myrmaphaenus as subgenus of Camponotus)

Additional References