The Ants of Africa
Genus Camponotus subgenus Myrmotrema
Camponotus (Myrmotrema) galla Forel

Camponotus (Myrmotrema) galla Forel

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Ethiopia (Camponotus Galla n. spec., Forel, 1894b: 68, worker; revived as species by Forel, 1911d: 372) South Abyssinia, Ilg - see below
junior synonym latinotus (Camponotus foraminosus Forel subsp. latinotus n. subsp., Forel, 1907c: 144, worker, synonymy by Forel, 1910c: 271, as Camponotus erinaceus Gerst. subsp. galla) Kenya, Lake Rudolph - see below.
minor worker only described (see Bolton, 1995) .


Forel's (1894b) description is at {original description}; his (1907c) description of latinotus is at {original description}.


{Camponotus galla major}The photomontage of a type media worker is collated from http://www.antweb.org/specimen.do?name=casent0910480.


{Camponotus galla major}The photomontage of the latinotus type major worker is collated from http://www.antweb.org/specimen.do?name=casent0913708.


Oxford University Museum specimens

Camponotus (Myrmotrema) galla
B Taylor det.
Major
Sudan
Z Mahmoud
2009-35

Selima Oasis
2122'16.90" N
2918'64.15" E
Hand collected
1
{album}
Camponotus (Myrmotrema) galla
B Taylor det.
Media
Sudan
Z Mahmoud
2009-33
Selima Oasis
2122'16.90" N
2918'64.15" E
Hand collected 1
{album}
Camponotus (Myrmotrema) galla
B Taylor det.
Minor
South Sudan
A Omer
S 1-5
2006
South Sudan
8.1166667 N
28.8666667 E
Mashar
1
{album}
Camponotus (Myrmotrema) galla
B Taylor det.
Minor
Sudan
Awatif Omer
04
2012
Sennar
1336' N
3301' E

1
{album}
Camponotus (Myrmotrema) galla
B Taylor det.
Media
Sudan
Awatif Omer
18
2012
Atbara
1722' N
3407' E
River Nile
1
{album}
Camponotus (Myrmotrema) galla
B Taylor det.
Major & media
Sudan
Awatif Omer
23
2012
Dinder NP
11 N
35 E

3
{album}
Camponotus (Myrmotrema) galla
B Taylor det.
Sudan
Awatif Omer
2013.02.23
2013
Abu Hijar
12˚52' N
34˚0' E
minor worker
1
{album}
Camponotus (Myrmotrema) galla
B Taylor det.
Sudan
Awatif Omer
2014.28
Wad alaieiz
Sinjah
13˚09'0" N
33˚56'0" E
transect
minor worker
1


{Campontus galla major}The photomontage is of a major from Sudan; Selima Oasis; collector Zaheir Mahmoud, 2009.

This matches the latinotus major worker shown above.


{Campontus galla media}The photomontage is of a media from Sudan; Selima Oasis; collector Zaheir Mahmoud, 2009.


{Camponotus (Myrmotrema) galla)}The photomontage is of a minor specimen from South Sudan, Mashar; collector Awatif Omer, 2006.

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