Camponotus sexguttatus basirectus

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Camponotus sexguttatus basirectus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. sexguttatus
Subspecies: C. sexguttatus basirectus
Trinomial name
Camponotus sexguttatus basirectus
Wheeler, W.M., 1923



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (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.

  • basirectus. Camponotus sexguttatus subsp. basirectus Wheeler, W.M. 1923c: 7 (w.) BRAZIL (no state data).
    • Combination in C. (Myrmosphincta): Kempf, 1972a: 59.
    • Subspecies of sexguttatus: Kusnezov, 1952d: 224; Kempf, 1972a: 59; Bolton, 1995b: 88.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 88, catalogue)
  • Kempf, W. W. 1972b. Catálogo abreviado das formigas da regia~o Neotropical. Stud. Entomol. 15: 3-344 (page 59, combination in C. (Myrmosphincta))
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1923d. Report on the ants collected by the Barbados-Antigua Expedition from the University of Iowa in 1918. Stud. Nat. Hist. Iowa Univ. 10(3 3: 3-9 (page 7, worker described)