Camponotus mucronatus

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Camponotus mucronatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. mucronatus
Binomial name
Camponotus mucronatus
Emery, 1890

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Specimen labels




Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Costa Rica (type locality), Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico (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.

  • mucronatus. Camponotus mucronatus Emery, 1890b: 58 (s.w.) COSTA RICA.
    • [Also described as new by Emery, 1894k: 63.]
    • Combination in C. (Myrmorhachis): Forel, 1914a: 274.
    • Combination in C. (Myrmocladoecus): Emery, 1925b: 167; Wheeler, W.M. 1934e: 424.
    • Senior synonym of Dolichoderus tridentanodus: Dubovikoff & Coronado-Blanco, 2017: 1329.
    • Status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 243; Emery, 1894k: 63; Emery, 1896d: 377 (in list); Forel, 1899c: 145; Emery, 1925b: 167; Wheeler, W.M. 1934e: 424; Wheeler, W.M. 1934g: 226; Wheeler, W.M. 1942: 259; Kempf, 1972a: 55; Bolton, 1995b: 112; Dubovikoff & Coronado-Blanco, 2017: 1329.
    • Current subspecies: nominal plus formaster, hirsutinasus, santschii.
  • tridentanodus. Dolichoderus tridentanodus Ortega-De Santiago & Vásquez-Bolaños, 2012: 1005, figs. 13 (w.) MEXICO.
    • Junior synonym of Camponotus mucronatus: Dubovikoff & Coronado-Blanco, 2017: 1329.

Type Material

Deposition of Dolichoderus tridentanodus types

  • Holotype and 8 paratypes: Collection Entomological Studies Center in Zoology University of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
  • 1 paratype: Ant collection of the Laboratory of Ecology and Systematics, Microarthropods, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Querétaro, Mexico
  • 1 paratype: Insect Collection of the Institute of Ecology, A. C., Veracruz, Mexico
  • 1 paratype: Collection ants of William and Emma MacKay, Texas, United States of America


Ortega-De Santiago and Vásquez-Bolaños, 2012.
Ortega-De Santiago and Vásquez-Bolaños, 2012.
Ortega-De Santiago and Vásquez-Bolaños, 2012.
Ortega-De Santiago and Vásquez-Bolaños, 2012.