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Species: Camponotus oxleyi   Forel, 1902 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus oxleyi Forel, 1902j PDF: 501 (s.w.q.) 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 oxleyi ForelHNS

Worker. HW 1.93 - 2.97; HL 1.97 - 2.74; PW 1.4 - 2.0. Brown; finely punctate when viewed from front; scapes and tibiae with sparse, flat-lying, short setae, a few raised to about 30°; pronotum, mesonotum and propodeum each with 2 or 3 erect setae about EL; shorter and more plentiful under head. Major worker. Head is longer than wide; anterior clypeal margin median section bounded by square corners with a wide concavity between. Minor worker. Head sides convex, tapering forward, much wider behind than in front; vertex convex; anterior clypeal margin median section widely convex; node summit convex; propodeal dorsum feebly convex, angle distinct, well rounded; PD / D about 2.5.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus oxleyi: casent0910397, casent0910398

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