Camponotus crassus amazonicus

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Camponotus crassus amazonicus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. crassus
Subspecies: C. crassus amazonicus
Trinomial name
Camponotus crassus amazonicus
Santschi, 1922



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (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.

  • amazonicus. Camponotus (Myrmobrachys) crassus st. amazonicus Santschi, 1922c: 122, fig. 3 (s.w.) BRAZIL (Bahia), FRENCH GUIANA.
    • [Misspelled as amazonensis by Emery, 1925b: 163, Borgmeier, 1927c: 157, and others.]
    • Subspecies of crassus: Emery, 1925b: 163; Borgmeier, 1927c: 157; Santschi, 1939f: 167; Kusnezov, 1952d: 208; Kempf, 1972a: 51; Bolton, 1995b: 85.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 85, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 163, misspelled amazonensis)
  • Santschi, F. 1922d. Camponotus néotropiques. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 62: 97-124 (page 122, fig. 3 soldier, worker described)