genus Camponotus


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Synonyms for genus Camponotus

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Trends in karyotype evolution in the ant genus Camponotus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).
The genus Camponotus Mayr, 1861 is one of the richest in species within the family Formicidae, comprising about a thousand described species with worldwide distribution ranging from the northern temperate to the tropical south (Fernandez 2003) and they are easily found in the Brazilian territory (Loureiro & Queiroz 1990).
Previous studies have reported that ant species in the genus Camponotus most commonly tended larvae (Minno & Emmel 1993; Carroll & Loye 2006; Saarinen & Daniels 2006), and we most commonly found C.