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Species: Camponotus macareaveyi   Taylor, 1992 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus macareaveyi Taylor, 1992a PDF: 60. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Replacement name for Camponotus sanguinea McAreavey, 1949 PDF: 18.
[Junior primary homonym of Camponotus sanguinea Karavaiev, 1929d PDF: 212.].


  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 macareaveyi TaylorHNS

Worker. HW 1.5 - 2.5; HL 1.4 - 2.4; PW 1.10 - 1.75. Dull red, sometimes in part brown; pronotum and mesonotum slightly convex; propodeal dorsum mostly straight; plentiful erect long setae (> 20 on mesosoma), raised to 5° on scapes and tibiae; pronotum margined in front; node summit blunt; declivity mostly straight. Major worker. Head sides straight, parallel; vertex straight; forehead swollen; anterior clypeal margin projecting, median section concave, bounded by two teeth; darker than minor worker. Minor worker. Head sides feebly convex, tapering forward, widest at eye level; vertex, straight; anterior clypeal margin wide, projecting, convex.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: Holotype: casent0172138

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