Camponotus mystaceus exsanguis

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Camponotus mystaceus exsanguis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. mystaceus
Subspecies: C. mystaceus exsanguis
Trinomial name
Camponotus mystaceus exsanguis
Forel, 1910

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Namibia (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.

  • exsanguis. Camponotus mystaceus var. exsanguis Forel, 1910f: 28 (s.w.q.m.) NAMIBIA.
    • [Misspelled as exsanguinis by Santschi, 1930b: 56.]
    • Combination in C. (Myrmopsamma): Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 988.
    • Subspecies of mystaceus: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 988; Stitz, 1923: 164; Arnold, 1924: 677; Emery, 1925b: 71; Santschi, 1930b: 78; Bolton, 1995b: 98.



  • Forel, A. 1910e. Zoologische und anthropologische Ergebnisse einer Forschungsreise im westlichen und zentralen Südafrika ausgeführt in den Jahren 1903-1905 von Dr. Leonhard Schultze. Vierter Band. Systematik und Tiergeographie. D) Formicidae. Denkschr. M (page 28, soldier, worker, queen, male described)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1922j. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. VIII. A synonymic list of the ants of the Ethiopian region. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 45: 711-1004 (page 988, Combination in C. (Myrmopsamma))