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Species: Camponotus setosus   Shattuck & McArthur, 2002 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus setosus Shattuck & McArthur, 2002: 81, figs. 41-43 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  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 setosus Shattuck & McArthurHNS

Worker. HW 1.6 - 1.7; HL 1.9 - 2.0; PW 1.5 - 1.54. Major worker not yet described. Minor worker. Gaster black, most of head, mesosoma and node black, remainder with red patches; antennae dark brown; pronotum and mesonotum form together an even, raised convexity followed by angular trough of metanotum and feebly convex dorsal surface of propodeum; entire body covered with dense flat-lying setae, erect setae absent from antennae.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Open woodland, 1 times found in Eucalyptus woodland.

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-017679; Holotype: casent0172149; paratype: anic32-002676, anic32-002678

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