Camponotus sklarus

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

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Specimen Labels




Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India, 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.

  • similis. Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) similis Donisthorpe, 1933b: 198 (s.w.) MYANMAR. [Junior primary homonym of similis Mayr, 1876: 61, above.] Replacement name: sklarus Bolton, 1995b: 124.
  • sklarus. Camponotus sklarus Bolton, 1995b: 124. Replacement name for similis Donisthorpe, 1933b: 198. [Junior primary homonym of similis Mayr, 1876: 61.]



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 124, Replacement name for similis)
  • Donisthorpe, H. 1933b. Descriptions of three new species of Formicidae, and a synonymical note. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 10(11): 194-198 (page 198, [Junior primary homonym of similis Mayr, 1876: 61.])