Camponotus foraminosus cuitensis

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Camponotus foraminosus cuitensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. foraminosus
Subspecies: C. foraminosus cuitensis
Trinomial name
Camponotus foraminosus cuitensis
Forel, 1901

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Angola (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.

  • cuitensis. Camponotus foraminosus r. cuitensis Forel, 1901d: 309 (w.) ANGOLA.
    • [Also described as new by Forel, 1903e: 563.]
    • Combination in C. (Myrmotrema): Santschi, 1915c: 271.
    • As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Santschi, 1915c: 271 (in key); Emery, 1925b: 133.
    • Subspecies of foraminosus: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 980; Santschi, 1930b: 57; Bolton, 1995b: 95.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 95, catalogue)
  • Forel, A. 1901g. Einige neue Ameisen aus Südbrasilien, Java, Natal und Mossamedes. Mitt. Schweiz. Entomol. Ges. 10: 297-311 (page 309, worker described)
  • Forel, A. 1903h. Einige neue Ameisen aus Süd-Angola. Pp. 559-564 in: Baum, H. Kunene-Sambesi-Expedition, 1903. Berlin: Verlag des Kolonial-Wirtschaftlichen Komitees, 593 pp. (page 563, also described as new)
  • Santschi, F. 1915c. Nouvelles fourmis d'Afrique. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. 84: 244-282 (page 271, combination in C. (Myrmotrema))