Camponotus angulicollis

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Camponotus angulicollis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Camponotus linnaei)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: Camponotus angulicollis
Emery, 1887

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Camponotus linnaei.


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

  • angulicollis. Camponotus angulicollis Emery, 1887a: 218. Unnecessary (second) replacement name for angulatus Mayr, 1870a: 382. [Junior secondary homonym of angulata Smith, F. 1859a: 139.] Junior synonym of linnaei (first replacement name): Dalla Torre, 1893: 240.


  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 85, catalogue)
  • Dalla Torre, K. W. von. 1893. Catalogus Hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Vol. 7. Formicidae (Heterogyna). Leipzig: W. Engelmann, 289 pp. (page 240, Junior synonym of linnaei (first replacement name).)
  • Emery, C. 1887a [1886]. Catalogo delle formiche esistenti nelle collezioni del Museo Civico di Genova. Parte terza. Formiche della regione Indo-Malese e dell'Australia. [part]. Ann. Mus. Civ. Stor. Nat. 24[=(2)(4): 209-240 (page 218, unnecessary (second) replacement name for angulatus Mayr. [Junior secondary homonym of angulata Smith, F. 1859.; Camponotus)