Camponotus capperi unctulus

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Camponotus capperi unctulus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. capperi
Subspecies: C. capperi unctulus
Trinomial name
Camponotus capperi unctulus
Wheeler, W.M., 1917



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Jamaica (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • unctulus. Camponotus (Myrmobrachys) capperi subsp. unctulus Wheeler, W.M. 1917g: 470, fig. 3 (s.w.q.) JAMAICA.
    • Combination in C. (Myrmaphaenus): Emery, 1925b: 156.
    • Subspecies of capperi: Emery, 1925b: 156; Kempf, 1972a: 45; Bolton, 1995b: 128.



  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 156, Combination in C. (Myrmaphaenus))
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1917g. Jamaican ants collected by Prof. C. T. Brues. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 61: 457-471 (page 470, fig. 3 soldier, worker, queen described)