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Formica cruentata Latreille, 1802a: 116, pl. 3, fig. 10 (w.) "L'HABITATION EST INCONNUE. JE SOUPçONNE QU'ELLE EST D'AFRIQUE.". AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

[Distribution is Mediterranean.].
Roger, 1862b PDF: 255 (q.m.); Emery, 1916a PDF: 230 (s.).
Senior synonym of Camponotus opaca and material of the unavailable name Camponotus bucephala referred here: Roger, 1859 PDF: 228; Mayr, 1861 PDF: 36.
Senior synonym of Camponotus gigas Leach: Dalla Torre, 1893: 227; of Camponotus cruentior, Camponotus lindbergi: Cagniant, 1991b PDF: 51.
See also: André, 1882b: 155; Cagniant, 1985b PDF: 77; Cagniant, 1991b PDF: 42.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Camponotus cruentatus asper.


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