Camponotus flavosetosus

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Camponotus flavosetosus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Camponotus acvapimensis)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: Camponotus flavosetosus
Donisthorpe, 1945

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


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

  • flavosetosus. Camponotus (Myrmopiromis) flavosetosus Donisthorpe, 1945d: 271 (s.w.) TOGO. Junior synonym of acvapimensis: Brown, 1956a: 39.


  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 100, catalogue)
  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1956c. Some synonymies in the ant genus Camponotus. Psyche (Camb.) 63: 38-40 (page 39, junior synonym of acvapimensis)
  • Donisthorpe, H. 1945d. On a small collection of ants (Hym., Formicidae) from West Africa, associated with Coccidae. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 11(12): 265-273 (page 271, soldier, worker described)