Camponotus foraminosus honorus

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Camponotus foraminosus honorus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. foraminosus
Subspecies: C. foraminosus honorus
Trinomial name
Camponotus foraminosus honorus
Forel, 1910

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Ethiopia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • honorus. Camponotus carbo subsp. honorus Forel, 1910c: 268 (w.) ETHIOPIA. Combination in C. (Myrmotrema): Santschi, 1915c: 268 (in key). Currently subspecies of foraminosus: Santschi, 1915c: 268 (in key).



  • Forel, A. 1910c. Ameisen aus der Kolonie Erythräa. Gesammelt von Prof. Dr. K. Escherich (nebst einigen in West-Abessinien von Herrn A. Ilg gesammelten Ameisen). Zool. Jahrb. Abt. Syst. Geogr. Biol. Tiere 29: 243-274 (page 268, worker described)
  • Santschi, F. 1915c. Nouvelles fourmis d'Afrique. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. 84: 244-282 (page 268, Combination in C. (Myrmotrema), and stirps of foraminosus (in key))