Camponotus mozabensis

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Camponotus mozabensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. mozabensis
Binomial name
Camponotus mozabensis
Emery, 1899

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Specimen Labels




Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Algeria (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


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

  • mozabensis. Camponotus mozabensis Emery, 1899b: 17, fig. (w.) ALGERIA. Cagniant, 1996b: 94 (q.). Combination in C. (Myrmosphincta): Forel, 1914a: 273; in C. (Myrmosericus): Emery, 1920b: 256. Senior synonym of impolitus: Forel, 1902g: 463; Emery, 1925b: 105.
  • impolitus. Camponotus foreli r. impolitus Forel, 1902a: 158 (w.) ALGERIA. Junior synonym of mozabensis: Forel, 1902g: 463; Emery, 1925b: 105.



  • Cagniant, H. 1996b. Les Camponotus du Maroc (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): clé et catalogue des espèces. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. (N.S.) 32: 87-100 (page 94, queen described)
  • Emery, C. 1899b. Glanures myrmécologiques (Hymén.). Bull. Soc. Entomol. Fr. 1899: 17-20 (page 17, fig. worker described)
  • Emery, C. 1920b. Le genre Camponotus Mayr. Nouvel essai de la subdivision en sous-genres. Rev. Zool. Afr. (Bruss.) 8: 229-260 (page 256, Combination in C. (Myrmosericus))
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 105, Senior synonym of impolitus)
  • Forel, A. 1902i. Fourmis d'Algérie récoltées par M. le Dr. K. Escherich. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 46: 462-463 (page 463, Senior synonym of impolitus)
  • Forel, A. 1914a. Le genre Camponotus Mayr et les genres voisins. Rev. Suisse Zool. 22: 257-276 (page 273, Combination in C. (Myrmosphincta))