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Species: Camponotus fergusoni   McArthur, 2003 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Camponotus fergusoni McArthur, 2003 PDF: 7, figs. 2, 3, 12 (s.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

Camponotus fergusoni McArthurHNS

Worker. HW 1.2 - 2.8; HL 1.4 - 2.8; PW 1.15 - 2.0. Mostly black, propodeum with some red; finely punctate; propodeal dorsum concave; mesosoma and node covered with white fine short flat-lying short flat-lying setae. Major worker. Head sides straight, feebly tapering forward; vertex straight; clypeus with a few fine long setae, feebly projecting forward, anterior margin evenly concave; node summit blunt. Minor worker. Head sides straight, tapering forward; vertex convex; anterior clypeal margin median section wide, nearly straight, projecting forward; dense, short flat-lying setae nearly hiding integument; pronotum, mesonotum and half propodeum evenly convex; node with a long, feebly convex summit.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected between 1995-12-12 and 2015-02-02

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