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Camponotus lignitus

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Taxonomy
Formica lignitum was named by Germar (1837). It is an impression. Its type locality is Rott (Goldfuss Bonn collection), which is in a MP 30 lacustrine - large shale in the Rott Formation of Germany.

It was recombined as Camponotus lignitum by Pongrácz (1931); it was recombined as Camponotus lignitus by Mayr (1867) and Bolton (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1837Formica lignitum Germar figs. Pl 19
1849Formica lignitum Heer p. 112 figs. Pl 8, fig 6
1865Formica lignitum Heer p. 387 fig. 292
1867Formica lignitum Heer p. 7
1867Camponotus lignitus Mayr p. 51
1931Camponotus lignitum Pongrácz p. 114 figs. Pl 4; text-fig 3
2012Camponotus lignitus Bolton

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
Aculeata()
superfamilyVespoidea
familyFormicidae()
subfamilyFormicinae
tribeCamponotini
genusCamponotusMayr 1861
specieslignitus()

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available