Camponotus (subgenus)

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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Subgenus: Camponotus
Mayr, 1861
Type species
Formica ligniperda, now Camponotus ligniperda
0 species

This is the nominal subgenus of Camponotus. Please see Camponotus for further information.


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • CAMPONOTUS [Formicinae: Camponotini]
    • Camponotus Mayr, 1861: 35. Type-species: Formica ligniperda, by subsequent designation of Bingham, 1903: 347.