Camponotus aurelianus

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

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Countries Occupied

Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.

Estimated Abundance

Relative abundance based on number of AntMaps records per species (this species within the purple bar). Fewer records (to the left) indicates a less abundant/encountered species while more records (to the right) indicates more abundant/encountered species.




The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • aurelianus. Camponotus (Colobopsis) aurelianus Forel, 1912n: 68 (w.) INDONESIA (Sumatra).
    • Combination in C. (Myrmotemnus): Emery, 1920b: 258.
    • Combination in C. (Colobopsis): Emery, 1925b: 148.
    • Combination in Colobopsis: Ward, et al., 2016: 350.
    • Combination in Camponotus (Myrmamblys): Ward & Boudinot, 2021: 44.



References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Chapman, J. W., and Capco, S. R. 1951. Check list of the ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of Asia. Monogr. Inst. Sci. Technol. Manila 1: 1-327
  • Forel A. 1912. Einige neue und interessante Ameisenformen aus Sumatra etc. Zool. Jahrb. Suppl. 15: 51-78.