The Ants of Africa
Genus Camponotus subgenus Myrmopsamma
Camponotus (Myrmopsamma) simulans Forel

Camponotus (Myrmopsamma) simulans Forel

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Namibia (Camponotus simulans n. sp., Forel, 1910f: 28, illustrated, minor worker; Camponotus (Myrmopsamma) simulans, Arnold, 1944: 17, major worker, from Zimbabwe, Lupane) Prince of Wales Bay, L Schultze - minor see below; images of the Arnold major are not available on Antweb (September 2014); major & minor workers only described (see Bolton, 1995) .

{Camponotus (Myrmopsamma) simulans}Forel's (1910f) description is at {original description}.

{Camponotus simulans}Arnold's (1924) translation and further description is at {original description}, and his later (1944) illustrated description is at {original description}.

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

2007, 2008, 2011, 2014 - Brian Taylor CBiol FSB FRES
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