Camponotus emeryodicatus

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Camponotus emeryodicatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. emeryodicatus
Binomial name
Camponotus emeryodicatus
Forel, 1901

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Specimen Labels




Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: -0.631944444° to -22.809943°.

Tropical South

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil, Ecuador, Paraguay (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.

  • emeryodicatus. Camponotus emeryodicatus Forel, 1901e: 371.
    • Replacement name for Camponotus emeryi Forel, 1901h: 72. [Junior primary homonym of Camponotus emeryi Forel, 1879a: 113.]
    • Combination in C. (Myrmomalis): Forel, 1914a: 271.
    • Status as species: Emery, 1925b: 169; Kempf, 1972a: 57; Bolton, 1995b: 97; Wild, 2007b: 28.
  • emeryi. Camponotus emeryi Forel, 1901h: 72 (w.) PARAGUAY.
    • [Junior primary homonym of Camponotus emeryi Forel, 1879a: 113.]
    • Status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 229.
    • Replacement name: Camponotus emeryodicatus Forel, 1901e: 371.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 97, catalogue)
  • Forel, A. 1901j. Variétés myrmécologiques. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 45: 334-382 (page 371, Junior primary homonym of emeryi, Forel, 1879:113.)
  • Forel, A. 1901m. Formiciden des Naturhistorischen Museums zu Hamburg. Neue Calyptomyrmex-, Dacryon-, Podomyrma- und Echinopla-Arten. Mitt. Naturhist. Mus. Hambg. 18: 43-82 (page 72, replacement name for emeryi)
  • Forel, A. 1914a. Le genre Camponotus Mayr et les genres voisins. Rev. Suisse Zool. 22: 257-276 (page 271, combination in C. (Myrmomalis))

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Kempf, W.W. 1972. Catalago abreviado das formigas da regiao Neotropical (Hym. Formicidae) Studia Entomologica 15(1-4).
  • Ryder Wilkie K.T., A. L. Mertl, and J. F. A. Traniello. 2010. Species Diversity and Distribution Patterns of the Ants of Amazonian Ecuador. PLoS ONE 5(10): e13146.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0013146
  • Wild, A. L.. "A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)." Zootaxa 1622 (2007): 1-55.