Camponotus horrens

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Camponotus horrens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Camponotus
Species: C. horrens
Binomial name
Camponotus horrens
Forel, 1910

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Philippines (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • horrens. Camponotus horrens Forel, 1910d: 127 (w.) PHILIPPINES.
    • Combination in C. (Myrmosphincta): Forel, 1912i: 92.
    • Combination in C. (Colobopsis): Emery, 1925b: 149.
    • Combination in Colobopsis: Ward, et al., 2016: 350.
    • Combination in Camponotus (Myrmamblys): Ward & Boudinot, 2021: 41.



References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Davidson D. W., S. C. Cook, R. R. Snelling and T. H. Chua. 2003. Explaining the Abundance of Ants in Lowland Tropical Rainforest Canopies. Science 300: 969-972.