Camponotus bugnioni

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Camponotus bugnioni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. bugnioni
Binomial name
Camponotus bugnioni
Forel, 1899

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Specimen Labels



Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: 10.828382° to 5.020833333°.

Tropical South

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Colombia (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.




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

  • bugnioni. Camponotus bugnioni Forel, 1899c: 131 (footnote) (s.w.) COLOMBIA.
    • Kutter, 1931a: 62 (q.); Santschi, 1936b: 215 (m.).
    • Combination in C. (Myrmothrix): Forel, 1912i: 91.
    • Status as species: Forel, 1902b: 170; Forel, 1914e: 13; Emery, 1925b: 108; Kutter, 1931a: 62; Santschi, 1936b: 215; Kempf, 1972a: 61; Hashmi, 1973: 24 (redescription); Bolton, 1995b: 90; Mackay & Mackay, 2019: 754.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 90, catalogue)
  • Forel, A. 1899h. Formicidae. [part]. Biol. Cent.-Am. Hym. 3: 105-136 (page 131, (footnote) soldier, worker described)
  • Forel, A. 1912j. Formicides néotropiques. Part VI. 5me sous-famille Camponotinae Forel. Mém. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 20: 59-92 (page 91, combination in C. (Myrmothrix))
  • Hashmi, A. A. 1973b. A revision of the Neotropical ant subgenus Myrmothrix of genus Camponotus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Stud. Entomol. 16: 1-140 (page 24, see also)
  • Kutter, H. 1931a. Mit Bananen eingeschleppte Ameisen. Mitt. Schweiz. Entomol. Ges. 15: 61-64 (page 62, queen described)
  • Santschi, F. 1936b. Contribution à l'étude des fourmis de l'Amérique du Sud. Rev. Entomol. (Rio J.) 6: 196-218 (page 196, male described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Navarro, E.V. Vergara, H. Echavarria Sanchez, F.J. Serna Cardona. 2007. Hormigas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) asociadas al arboretum de la Universidad Nacional de Colombia, sede Medellin. Boletín Sociedad Entomológica Aragonesa 40:497-505.