Camponotus sericeus sulgeri

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Camponotus sericeus sulgeri
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. sericeus
Subspecies: C. sericeus sulgeri
Trinomial name
Camponotus sericeus sulgeri
Santschi, 1913

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Congo (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.

  • sulgeri. Camponotus (Orthonotomyrmex) sericeus var. sulgeri Santschi, 1913c: 313 (w.) CONGO. Currently subspecies of sericeus: Stitz, 1916: 397.



  • Santschi, F. 1913c. Glanures de fourmis africaines. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 57: 302-314 (page 313, worker described)
  • Stitz, H. 1916. Formiciden. Ergeb. Zweiten Dtsch. Zent.-Afr. Exped. 1: 369-405 (page 397, Race of sericeus)