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Species: Camponotus (Thlipsepinotus) adami   Forel, 1910 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Camponotus adami Forel, 1910b PDF: 70 (s.w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

// Distribution


  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 adami ForelHNS

Worker. HW 1.00 - 2.10; HL 1.30 - 2.20; PW 0.80 - 1.30. Mostly black, legs, antennae yellowish; glossy; sparse long erect setae scattered on mesosoma, two or three under head, flat-lying on scapes and tibiae; anterior clypeal margin median section projecting, straight, bounded by angles. Major worker. Propodeal angle about 150°; node summit sharp; head sides convex, widest at eye level; vertex mostly straight. Minor worker. Propodeal dorsum and declivity uniformly convex lacking a distinct angle; head sides straight, nearly parallel, feebly tapering forward; vertex, median third nearly flat, corners widely rounded; eyes large and bulbous; node summit blunt; finely punctate, each punctation reflecting light.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus adami: casent0910361, casent0910362

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