Camponotus clypeatus Mayr, 1866 valid
Camponotus clypeatus Mayr, 1866a: 487 (w.) BRAZIL (Minas Gerais). Neotropic.
Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: “Lagoa santa in Südamerica” (no collector’s name). Primary type depository: unknown (perhaps MLUH or NHMW). Type notes: 1) Kempf, 1972b: 45, identifies the type locality as Brazil: Minas Gerais, Lagoa Santa. 2) Original description gives the depository as “zoologischen Museum in Halle” (MLUH).