Camponotus convexiclypeus

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Camponotus convexiclypeus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. convexiclypeus
Binomial name
Camponotus convexiclypeus
Mackay, W.P., 1997

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Specimen labels

Known only from the queen holotype, nothing is known about the biology of Camponotus convexiclypeus.



Only known from the Peru type locality.

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Peru (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.

  • convexiclypeus. Camponotus (Myrmostenus) convexiclypeus Mackay, W.P., 1997: 197, figs. 3, 4 (q.) PERU.



  • MacKay, W. P. 1997a. A revision of the Neotropical ants of the genus Camponotus, subgenus Myrmostenus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 99: 194-203 (page 197, figs. 3, 4 queen described)