Camponotus capperi subdepilis

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Camponotus capperi subdepilis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. capperi
Subspecies: C. capperi subdepilis
Trinomial name
Camponotus capperi subdepilis
Wheeler, W.M., 1917



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Jamaica (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.

  • subdepilis. Camponotus (Myrmobrachys) capperi subsp. subdepilis Wheeler, W.M. 1917g: 470.
    • [First available use of Camponotus capperi subsp. corticalis var. subdepilis Wheeler, W.M. 1908b: 163 (s.w.) JAMAICA; unavailable (infrasubspecific) name.]
    • Combination in C. (Myrmaphaenus): Emery, 1925b: 156.
    • As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Wheeler, W.M. 1911a: 29.
    • Subspecies of capperi: Emery, 1925b: 156; Kempf, 1972a: 45; Bolton, 1995b: 125



  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 156, Combination in C. (Myrmaphaenus))
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1917g. Jamaican ants collected by Prof. C. T. Brues. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 61: 457-471 (page 470, soldier, worker described)