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Species: Camponotus (Myrmespera) nasutus   Emery, 1895 

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See Also:

Camponotus nasutus fenestralis, Camponotus nasutus pretiosus, Camponotus nasutus quadridentatus, Camponotus nasutus quinquedentatus, Camponotus nasutus subnasutus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Extant: 5 valid subspecies

Camponotus (Myrmespera) nasutus Emery, 1895i PDF: 53, pl. 2, fig. 27 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Camponotus nasutus n. sp.  Emery, C., 1895, Voyage de M. E. Simon dans l'Afrique australe (janvier-avril 1893). 3 e mémoire. Formicides., Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 64, pp. 15-56: 39-40, (download) 39-40 3788
Camponotus nasutus   Forel, A., 1910, Note sur quelques fourmis d'Afrique., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 54, pp. 421-458: 451, (download) 451 4026

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Pediment savanna, 1 times found in Dolerite koppie, 1 times found in Pediment grassland.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Pitfall Trap.

Elevations: collected at 1280 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1978-04-01 and 1999-09-01

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus nasutus: casent0905454

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