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Species: Camponotus donnellani   Shattuck & McArthur, 2002 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Camponotus donnellani Shattuck & McArthur, 2002: 72, figs. 17-19 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  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

CamponotusHNS donnellani ShattuckHNS & McArthur

Worker. HW 1.40; HL 1.58. Major worker not yet described. Minor worker. Head, mesosoma and node red with upper surfaces of head, pronotum and sometimes mesonotum with blotches of darker color; propodeum with at most 4 elongate erect setae near angle; anterior propodeal dorsum feebly concave, posterior straight; node summit broadly rounded; head sides nearly parallel; vertex rounded; anterior clypeal margin feebly projecting, broadly convex; long setae scattered on all surfaces, absent from scapes and tibiae; glossy.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Sandhill, 1 times found in sand dune, 1 times found in Sandplain/laterite heathland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times sandhill, 1 times Pitfalls nr Triodia, 1 times forager on grass.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Site GP1.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1978-11-30 and 2011-10-01

Type specimens: holotype: anic32-017677; Holotype of Camponotus donnellani: casent0172148

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