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Species: Camponotus sanguinifrons   Viehmeyer, 1925 

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Note: Not a Valid Taxon Name

Current Valid Name:

Colobopsis sanguinifrons

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus (Colobopsis) sanguinifrons Viehmeyer, 1925b PDF: 143 (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 sanguinifrons ViehmeyerHNS

Worker. HW 0.75 - 1.10; HL 0.85 - 1.40; PW 0.45 - 0.55. Major worker. Dark brown, mandibles and legs lighter; mesonotum a gentle curve; head sides straight, parallel; clypeus, mandibles and cheeks forming flat circular area, coarsely punctate, with few coarse longitudinal striations; plentiful, short, erect, club-like setae; clypeal lateral margins widest at centre of circular area; anterior margin short, straight. Minor worker. A few long erect setae under head and few more on gaster, sparse elsewhere; propodeal dorsum mostly straight and sloping downward; head sides straight, tapering slightly to front; anterior margin projecting, evenly convex, wide.

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