The Ants of Africa
Genus Camponotus subgenus Tanaemyrmex
Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) roubaudi Santschi

acvapimensis species-group
Small (for genus) TL soldier < 10 mm; minor heads sub-ovoid to square; alitrunk profile interrupted shallowly convex but propodeum markedly angular; mostly dark near black.

Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) roubaudi Santschi

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type locality Zaïre (Camponotus Roubaudi n. sp., Santschi, 1911c: 365, illustrated, major & minor workers) collected at Brazzaville, by A. Weiss and Roubaud; major & minor workers described (see Bolton, 1995) .

Camponotus roubaudi majorSantschi's (1911c) description is at {original description}.

Also from Beni, Zaïre, by Borgerhoff.

{Camponotus roubaudi}The photomontage of the type major worker is collated from

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

Oxford University Museum specimens

Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) roubaudi
B Taylor det.
Central African Republic
P Annoyer
0 kms après Bokoko direction Nola 1

{Camponotus roubaudi male ?} The photomontage is of a possible male from the Central African Republic, Camp 1; collector Philippe Annoyer (CAR HL). The overall form and colour appears close to the workers.

GPS ? ; 10 kms après Bokoko direction Nola 8.x.2008; HL

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