Camponotus confluens

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Camponotus confluens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. confluens
Binomial name
Camponotus confluens
Forel, 1913

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Democratic Republic of Congo (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • confluens. Camponotus (Myrmamblys) confluens Forel, 1913b: 342 (s.w.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO.
    • Combination in C. (Myrmamblys): Emery, 1925b: 141;
    • combination in C. (Myrmotrema): Emery, 1920b: 258; Santschi, 1926c: 599.
    • Status as species: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 978; Emery, 1925b: 141; Santschi, 1926c: 599; Bolton, 1995b: 93.
    • Current subspecies: nominal plus bequaerti, trematogaster.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 93, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1920b. Le genre Camponotus Mayr. Nouvel essai de la subdivision en sous-genres. Rev. Zool. Afr. (Bruss.) 8: 229-260 (page 258, combination in C. (Myrmotrema))
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 141, combination in C. (Myrmamblys))
  • Forel, A. 1913b. Formicides du Congo Belge récoltés par MM. Bequaert, Luja, etc. Rev. Zool. Afr. (Bruss.) 2: 306-351 (page 342, soldier, worker described)
  • Santschi, F. 1926c. Nouvelles notes sur les Campontous. Rev. Suisse Zool. 33: 597-618 (page 599, combination in C. (Myrmotrema))