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Species: Camponotus cowlei   Froggatt, 1896 

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Note: Not a Valid Taxon Name

Current Valid Name:

Melophorus cowlei

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus cowlei Froggatt, 1896 PDF: 387, pl. 27, figs. 1-5 (w.q.m.) AUSTRALIA (Northern Territory). Australasia. AntCat AntWiki


  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: McArthur, A. J., 2007, A key to Camponotus Mayr of Australia., Advances in ant systematics (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): Homage to E. O. Wilson - 50 years of contributions. (Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 80), pp. 290-351

Camponotus cowlei FroggattHNS

Worker. HW 1.30 - 3.5; HL 1.77 - 3.4; PW 1.19 - 2.1; CW 0.38 - 1.0. Yellowish brown; glossy; erect setae sparse on mesosoma, plentiful on head, slightly raised on scapes and tibiae; node sharp; frontal carinae narrow. Major worker. Head sides convex, widest just behind eye level; vertex concave; anterior clypeal margin median section projecting, nearly straight, bounded by angles. Minor worker. Head sides straight tapering feebly to front; vertex convex; anterior clypeal margin median section projecting, convex.

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