The Ants of Africa
Genus Camponotus subgenus Orthonotomyrmex
Camponotus (Orthonotomyrmex) cubangensis Forel

Camponotus (Orthonotomyrmex) cubangensis Forel

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type locality Angola (Camponotus Mayri Forel, v cubangensis n. var., Forel, 1901d: 309, worker & queen; raised to species by Santschi, 1930b: 80) from Cubango-Cuito, Mossamedes - see below
subspecies dofleini (Camponotus Dofleini n. sp., Forel, 1911e: 291, worker; Arnold, 1924: 714, major) South Africa, Bothaville, Dr Brauns - no images on Antweb (September 2104)
junior synonym (Camponotus (Orthonotomyrmex) Mayri For. r. Ledieui n. stirps, Forel, 1916: 444, worker; synonymy by Emery, 1920c: 29) South Africa, Shilowana, Junod - see below
minor and majors workers described (see Bolton, 1995) .

{Camponotus cubangensis dofleini}Forel's (1901d) description is at {original description}. Forel's (1911e) description of dofleini is at {original description}. Forel's (1911e) description of ledieui is at {original description}. Arnold's (1924) translation and expanded, illustrated, description of dofleini is at {original description} and of ledieui at {original description}. Santschi's (1930b) consideration is at {original description}.

{Camponotus cubangensis minor}The photomontage of the type minor worker is collated from

{Camponotus cubangensis ledieui minor}The photomontage of the ledieui type minor worker is collated from

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