Formica ardens Smith, 1858 an obsolete combination of Camponotus ardens (Smith, 1858)
Formica ardens Smith, 1858a: 17 (q.) INDIA. Indomalaya.
Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype queens (number not stated). Primary type locality: India: (Deccan). Primary type depository: unknown (“Coll. East India House”). Type notes: The Deccan Plateau extends over several Indian states.