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Species: Camponotus (Thlipsepinotus) eremicus   Wheeler, 1915 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Camponotus (Myrmogonia) eremicus Wheeler, 1915h PDF: 815, pl. 66, figs. 5, 6 (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 eremicus WheelerHNS

Worker. HW 1.95; HL 1.92; PW 1.28; FCW 0.47. Brown, antennae lighter, legs yellow. Major worker. No erect setae on mesosoma or under head; head sides convex, tapering forward; mesosoma dorsum in profile evenly convex, sharp at angle (blade-like in rear view); pronotum margined at front and sides; anterior clypeal margin median two thirds feebly projecting, straight, bounded by wide angles; frontal carinae narrow. Minor worker. Sparse erect setae on mesosoma and under head, none on scapes and tibiae; head sides straight, feebly tapering forward; vertex convex; frontal carinae narrow; mesosoma dorsum evenly convex; pronotum not margined; pronotum convex on top (rear view).

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