Camponotus coriolanus

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Camponotus coriolanus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. coriolanus
Binomial name
Camponotus coriolanus
Forel, 1912

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Specimen Labels




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 New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • coriolanus. Camponotus (Colobopsis?) coriolanus Forel, 1912i: 84 (w.) BRAZIL. Combination in C. (Hypercolobopsis): Emery, 1925b: 160. Senior synonym of scrobifer: Kempf, 1968b: 410.
  • scrobifer. Camponotus (Neocolobopsis) scrobifer Borgmeier, 1928b: 66, figs. 2-4 (s.w.) BRAZIL. Junior synonym of coriolanus: Kempf, 1968b: 410.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 94, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 160, combination in C. (Hypercolobopsis))
  • Forel, A. 1912j. Formicides néotropiques. Part VI. 5me sous-famille Camponotinae Forel. Mém. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 20: 59-92 (page 84, worker described)
  • Kempf, W. W. 1968b. Miscellaneous studies on Neotropical ants. IV. (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Stud. Entomol. 11: 369-415 (page 410, senior synonym of scrobifer)