Camponotus personatus

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Camponotus personatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. personatus
Binomial name
Camponotus personatus
Emery, 1894

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina, Brazil (type locality), Paraguay.

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.

  • personatus. Camponotus personatus Emery, 1894g: 373 (footnote) (s.w.) BRAZIL. Combination in C. (Myrmoturba): Forel, 1914a: 267; in C. (Myrmamblys): Bruch, 1914: 229; in C. (Neomyrmamblys): Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 708; Santschi, 1939e: 330; in C. (Myrmaphaenus): Emery, 1925b: 156; Kempf, 1972a: 47. Senior synonym of aloysii: Santschi, 1939e: 330.
  • aloysii. Camponotus (Myrmaphaenus) personatus subsp. aloysii Emery, 1925b: 156 (w.) PARAGUAY. Junior synonym of personatus: Santschi, 1939e: 330.



  • Bruch, C. 1914. Catálogo sistemático de los formícidos argentinos. Rev. Mus. La Plata 19: 211-234 (page 229, Combination in C. (Myrmamblys))
  • Emery, C. 1894h. [Untitled.]. Pp. 373-401 in: Ihering, H. von. Die Ameisen von Rio Grande do Sul. Berl. Entomol. Z. 39:321-447. (page 373, (footnote) soldier, worker described)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 156, Combination in C. (Myrmaphaenus))
  • Forel, A. 1914a. Le genre Camponotus Mayr et les genres voisins. Rev. Suisse Zool. 22: 257-276 (page 267, Combination in C. (Myrmoturba))
  • Kempf, W. W. 1972b. Catálogo abreviado das formigas da regia~o Neotropical. Stud. Entomol. 15: 3-344 (page 47, Combination in C. (Myrmaphaenus))
  • Santschi, F. 1939e. Études et descriptions de fourmis néotropiques. Rev. Entomol. (Rio J.) 10: 312-330 (page 330, Combination in C. (Neomyrmamblys))
  • Santschi, F. 1939e. Études et descriptions de fourmis néotropiques. Rev. Entomol. (Rio J.) 10: 312-330 (page 330, Senior synonym of aloysii)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1922i. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. VII. Keys to the genera and subgenera of ants. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 45: 631-710 (page 708, Combination in C. (Neomyrmamblys))