Camponotus saussurei Théobald

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Camponotus saussurei
Temporal range: Fossil
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: Camponotus saussurei
Théobald, 1937

This taxon is a junior homonym and has been replaced by Camponotus theobaldi.


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

  • saussurei. †Camponotus saussurei Théobald, 1937b: 316, pl. 25, fig. 15 (m.) FRANCE (Oligocene). Unresolved junior primary homonym of saussurei Forel, above: Bolton, 1995b: 122. Replacement name: †theobaldi Özdikmen, 2010a: 534.