Camponotus nywet

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Camponotus nywet
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. nywet
Binomial name
Camponotus nywet
Bolton, 1995



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


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

  • nana. Formica nana Smith, F. 1858b: 41 (w.) BRAZIL. [Junior primary homonym of Formica nana Latreille, 1802c: 263.] Replacement name: nywet Bolton, 1995b: 114. Combination in Camponotus: Roger, 1863b: 5; in C. (Myrmocamelus): Forel, 1914a: 270; in C. (Myrmaphaenus): Emery, 1925b: 154.
  • nywet. Camponotus nywet Bolton, 1995b: 114. Replacement name for Formica nana Smith, F. 1858b: 41. [Junior primary homonym of Formica nana Latreille, 1802c: 263.]



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 114, Replacement name for Formica nana, catalgoue)
  • Smith, F. 1858a. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae. London: British Museum, 216 pp. (page 41, [Junior primary homonym of Formica nana Latreille, 1802c: 263.])