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Species: Camponotus esau   Forel, 1915 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus (Myrmocamelus) esau Forel, 1915b PDF: 103, fig. 6 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/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 esau ForelHNS

Worker. HW 1.05; HL 1.2; PW 1.04. Major worker not yet described. Black. Minor worker. Matte, finely reticulate; widespread white flat-lying short setae, overlapping on gaster, anterior clypeal margin broadly convex, nearly straight; otherwise similar to arcuatusHNS.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus esau: casent0910407

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