Camponotus substitutus clarus

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Camponotus substitutus clarus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. substitutus
Subspecies: C. substitutus clarus
Trinomial name
Camponotus substitutus clarus
Stitz, 1938



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • clarus. Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) substitutus var. clara Stitz, 1938: 116 (q.) ARGENTINA. [Unresolved junior primary homonym of clarus Mayr, 1862: 661 (Bolton, 1995b: 92). Note that proposed replacement name, lacteus Baroni Urbani, 1971b: 361, is unavailable.]



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 92, catalogue)
  • Mayr, G. 1862. Myrmecologische Studien. Verh. K-K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 12: 649-776 (page 661, Unresolved junior primary homonym of clarus Mayr.)
  • Stitz, H. 1938. Neue Ameisen aus dem indo-malayischen Gebiet. Sitzungsber. Ges. Naturforsch. Freunde Berl. 1938: 99-122 (page 116, queen described)