Camponotus vehemens Förster 1891 (ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Synonym: Camponotus miserabilis Förster 1891

Full reference: B. Förster. 1891. Die Insekten der "Plattigen Steinmergels" von Brunstatt. Abhandlungen zur Geologischen Specialkarte von Elsass-Lothringen, Band 3 1:335-593

Belongs to Camponotus according to B. Bolton 2012

See also Förster 1891 and Theobald 1937

Sister taxa: Camponotus ambon, Camponotus ampullosus, Camponotus cockerelli, Camponotus compactus, Camponotus crozei, Camponotus curviansatus, Camponotus festinatus, Camponotus festinus, Camponotus fuscipennis, Camponotus gracilis, Camponotus heracleus, Camponotus herculeanus, Camponotus induratus, Camponotus lignitus, Camponotus longiventris, Camponotus longus, Camponotus luteus, Camponotus mengei, Camponotus microcephalus, Camponotus microthoracus, Camponotus mitis, Camponotus novotnyi, Camponotus obesus, Camponotus oeningensis, Camponotus palaeopterus, Camponotus penninervis, Camponotus petrifactus, Camponotus pictus, Camponotus pinguiculus, Camponotus plenus, Camponotus shanwangensis, Camponotus theobaldi, Camponotus tokunagai, Camponotus ullrichi, Camponotus vetus

Type specimens:

  • Camponotus vehemens: Its type locality is Brunstatt, horizon d4, which is in an Oligocene lacustrine - large marl in France
  • Camponotus miserabilis: Its type locality is Brunstatt, horizon d2, which is in an Oligocene lacustrine - large marl in France.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Oligocene of France (1 collection), Germany (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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