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Taxonomic History

Camponotus americanus Mayr, 1862 PDF: 661 (w.q.) U.S.A. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Camponotus (Camponotus): Emery, 1925d PDF: 74.
Junior synonym of Camponotus castaneus: Mayr, 1886d PDF: 420.
Revived from synonymy as subspecies of Camponotus castaneus: Emery, 1893k PDF: 674; Wheeler, 1913d PDF: 117; Wheeler, 1917k PDF: 465; Wheeler, 1932a PDF: 13.
Revived status as species and senior synonym of Camponotus rufinasis: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 365.
See also: Eisner & Wilson, 1952 PDF: 47.


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