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Species: Camponotus aurocinctus   (Smith, 1858) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2014)

Formica aurocincta Smith, 1858a PDF: 39 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

McArthur, A. J., 2007:
Worker. HW 1.6 - 4.9; HL 2.0 - 4.1; PW 1.5 - 2.6. Mesosoma uniform in color, red to black, first gastral tergite anterior similar in color to propodeum; metanotal groove depressed below level of anterior region of propodeum; propodeum with a gentle angle; erect setae absent from scapes, tibiae, node, sparse on head, mesosoma and gaster, 0 to 30 under head; finely and closely punctate; polymorphic. Major worker. Anterior clypeal margin feebly convex; node summit varying from a broad, blunt angle to uniformly convex. Minor worker. Anterior clypeal margin convex; node summit elongate.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Mallee, 0 times found in Sand dunes nr. lake, 1 times found in Dry sclerophyll, red soil, 0 times found in Sand scrub, 0 times found in Malke and spinifex, 0 times found in Sandhill and plain, 0 times found in Malle scrub, 0 times found in Sandy, 1 times found in savannah with Eucalyptus and Callitris, 1 times found in Mallee and Triodia on sand, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 0 times Pitfall

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus aurocinctus: casent0903544, casent0903545; type of Camponotus midas: casent0903551, casent0903552

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