Camponotus brasiliensis clivius

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Camponotus brasiliensis clivius
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. brasiliensis
Subspecies: C. brasiliensis clivius
Trinomial name
Camponotus brasiliensis clivius
Emery, 1925



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Countries Occupied

Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.

Estimated Abundance

Relative abundance based on number of AntMaps records per species (this species within the purple bar). Fewer records (to the left) indicates a less abundant/encountered species while more records (to the right) indicates more abundant/encountered species.




The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • clivius. Camponotus (Myrmobrachys) crassus var. clivia Emery, 1925b: 163.
    • [First available use of Camponotus crassus r. brasiliensis var. clivia Forel, 1912i: 78 (w.) BRAZIL (Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo); unavailable (infrasubspecific) name.]
    • As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Luederwaldt, 1918: 51.
    • Subspecies of brasiliensis: Borgmeier, 1927c: 156; Kempf, 1972a: 50; Bolton, 1995b: 93.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 93, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 163, worker described)
  • Forel, A. 1912j. Formicides néotropiques. Part VI. 5me sous-famille Camponotinae Forel. Mém. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 20: 59-92 (page 78, First available use of Camponotus crassus r. brasiliensis var. clivia; unavailable name.)
  • Kempf, W. W. 1972b. Catálogo abreviado das formigas da regia~o Neotropical. Stud. Entomol. 15: 3-344 (page 50, subspecies of brasiliensis)