Camponotus heathi

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Camponotus heathi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. heathi
Binomial name
Camponotus heathi
Mann, 1916

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality).

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.

  • heathi. Camponotus (Myrmeurynota) heathi Mann, 1916: 481, pl. 5, figs. 40, 41 (s.w.) BRAZIL. Combination in C. (Myrmodirachis): Emery, 1925b: 168. See also: Kempf, 1975c: 377. Current subspecies: nominal plus gilvigaster.



  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 168, Combination in C. (Myrmodiradchis))
  • Kempf, W. W. 1975c. Miscellaneous studies on neotropical ants. VI. (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Stud. Entomol. 18: 341-380 (page 377, see also)
  • Mann, W. M. 1916. The Stanford Expedition to Brazil, 1911, John C. Branner, Director. The ants of Brazil. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 60: 399-490 (page 481, pl. 5, figs. 40, 41 soldier, worker described)