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Species: Camponotus aeneopilosus   Mayr, 1862 

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Camponotus aeneopilosus flavidopubescens

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

1 subspecies

Camponotus aeneopilosus Mayr, 1862 PDF: 665 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Forel, A., 1886:
[[ worker ]]. Australie, recoltees par le Dr Sonder (Musee de Berlin). Ces exemplaires forment une variete chez laquelle la face basale du metanotum est plus ou moins divisee en deux moities separees l'une de l'autre par un angle transversal tres obtus.

McArthur, A. J., 2007:
Worker. HW 1.3 - 2.8; HL 1.5 - 2.5; PW 1.2 - 1.75. Black, legs brown; pronotum feebly margined in front, more distinct in minors; sparse yellow, erect setae scattered on mesosoma, none under head; sparse short, white, flat-lying setae on mesosoma scapes and tibiae; frontal carinae wide; node summit blunt; finely punctate. Major worker. Anterior clypeal margin median section concave bounded by two blunt teeth; head sides convex, tapering to front; propodeal angle rounded; node summit blunt. Minor worker. In smallest minors anterior clypeal margin median section convex, in larger minors concave; head sides tapering forward; vertex slightly convex; PD / D about 3.

Mayr, G., 1862:
[[ worker ]] Laenge 10 mm. Sehr aehnlich dem C. aethiops Ltr. aber mit einer reichlichen lebhaft messinggelben Pubescenz au der Oberseite des Hinterleibes; der Clypeus mit einem in der Mitte ausgerandeten und beiderseits Sfoermig zum Kiefergelenke verlaufenden Vorderrande; die Mandibeln schwarz.
Von der Novaraexpedition aus Sidney mitgebracht.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Eucalyptus woodland

Elevations: collected from 100 - 680 meters, 486 meters average

Type specimens:

(-1 examples)

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