Camponotus ferreri

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

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Specimen Labels




Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Cameroun (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.

  • ferreri. Camponotus (Myrmamblys) ferreri Forel, 1913e: 671 (q.) CAMEROON.
    • Combination in C. (Paramyrmamblys): Santschi, 1926c: 604.
    • Status as species: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 989; Emery, 1925b: 142; Bolton, 1995b: 99.
    • Current subspecies: nominal plus akka, cavisquamis.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 99, catalogue)
  • Forel, A. 1913f. Quelques fourmis des Indes, du Japon et d'Afrique. Rev. Suisse Zool. 21: 659-673 (page 671, queen described)
  • Santschi, F. 1926c. Nouvelles notes sur les Campontous. Rev. Suisse Zool. 33: 597-618 (page 604, combination in C. (Paramyrmamblys))