Camponotus concolor

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Camponotus concolor
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. concolor
Binomial name
Camponotus concolor
Forel, 1891

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Malagasy Region: Madagascar (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.

  • concolor. Camponotus concolor Forel, 1891b: 214, pl. 6, fig. 12 (s.w.) MADAGASCAR. Senior synonym of gallienii (unnecessary replacement name): Bolton, 1995b: 93.
  • gallienii. Camponotus (Myrmoturba) gallienii Forel, 1916: 457. [Unnecessary replacement name for concolor Forel, 1891b: 214.] Junior synonym of concolor: Bolton, 1995b: 101.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 93, catalogue, senior synonym of galienii (unnecessary replacement name; new synonymy.)
  • Forel, A. 1891c. Les Formicides. [part]. In: Grandidier, A. Histoire physique, naturelle, et politique de Madagascar. Volume XX. Histoire naturelle des Hyménoptères. Deuxième partie (28e fascicule). Paris: Hachette et Cie, v + 237 pp. (page 214, pl. 6, fig. 12 soldier, worker described)