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Species: Camponotus gasseri   (Forel, 1894) 

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Note: Not a Valid Taxon Name

Current Valid Name:

Colobopsis gasseri

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Colobopsis gasseri Forel, 1894e PDF: 233 (s.w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  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 gasseri ForelHNS

Worker. HW 0.9 - 1.6; HL 1.0 - 1.7; PW 0.65 - 1.2. Black to brown; glossy; anterior head often red; metanotum with spiracles above dorsum; propodeum hemispherically domed; erect setae confined to gaster and front of head; node summit rounded; dimorphic. Major worker. Head sides straight, feebly tapering forward; anterior head striate, truncate; clypeus tapering to narrow convex anterior margin. Minor worker. Head sides straight, tapering forward; vertex flattish; clypeus wide, anterior margin convex, projecting; anterior head finely punctate.

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