Camponotus punctatissimus

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Camponotus punctatissimus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. punctatissimus
Binomial name
Camponotus punctatissimus
Forel, 1907

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: Myanmar (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.

  • punctatissimus. Camponotus pennsylvanicus subsp. punctatissimus Forel, 1907e: 19 (s.) MYANMAR. [First available use of Camponotus herculeanus subsp. pennsylvanicus var. punctatissimus Emery, 1895k: 477; unavailable name.] Combination in C. (Camponotus): Emery, 1925b: 74. Raised to species: Emery, 1925b: 74; Wheeler, W.M. 1927e: 3.



  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 74, Combination in C. (Camponotus), and raised to species)
  • Forel, A. 1907h. Formiciden aus dem Naturhistorischen Museum in Hamburg. II. Teil. Neueingänge seit 1900. Mitt. Naturhist. Mus. Hambg. 24: 1-20 (page 19, soldier described)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1927e. A few ants from China and Formosa. Am. Mus. Novit. 259: 1-4 (page 3, Combination in C. (Camponotus), and raised to species)