Carpenter ant (Camponotus ligniperda)

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Carpenter ant fact file

Carpenter ant description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderHymenoptera
FamilyFormicidae
GenusCamponotus (1)

Information on the carpenter ant is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Carpenter ant status

This species has not yet been classified on the IUCN Red List.

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Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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References

  1. Ant web (October, 2009)
    http://www.antweb.org
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Carpenter ant cleaning antennae

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