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festinatus group

Ant on Cactus - Camponotus festinatus Camponotus sp.? - Camponotus festinatus Ant - Camponotus festinatus Ant - Camponotus festinatus Formicinae - Camponotus festinatus Camponotus fragilis? - Camponotus fragilis 20160625G05 - Camponotus festinatus Camponotus sp? - Camponotus festinatus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
Superfamily Formicoidea (Ants)
Family Formicidae (Ants)
Subfamily Formicinae
Tribe Camponotini
Genus Camponotus (Carpenter Ants)
No Taxon (Subgenus Tanaemyrmex)
No Taxon festinatus group
Identification
A group of similar Southwestern and Southcentral ground nesting US Camponotus species that include:
Camponotus festinatus (central TX west to CA)
Camponotus fragilis (western TX west to CA)
Camponotus microps (SE AZ to NM)
Camponotus pudorosus (AZ, NM)
Camponotus vafer (AZ, NM)
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