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Species: Camponotus scotti   McArthur, 2003 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Camponotus scotti McArthur, 2003 PDF: 11, figs. 10, 17 (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 scotti McArthurHNS

Worker. HW 1.2 - 2.4; HL 1.4 - 2.3; PW 1.0 - 1.5. Red to black combinations; short white curved setae distinct on mesosoma in lateral view; erect setae, sparse on head, mesosoma, node and gaster, none under head on scapes nor tibiae; front of head finely and feebly punctate otherwise finely reticulate, frontal carinae wide. Major worker. Head wider at back; vertex straight, anterior clypeal margin feebly projecting with two teeth on either side of a shallow concavity; clypeus coarsely punctate. Minor worker. Head sides nearly parallel; vertex convex, anterior clypeus margin projecting, evenly convex.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Jarrah/marri woodland, 1 times found in native veg., rural environ..

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times soil, 1 times jarrah trunk.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Pitfall, 1 times Intercept trap.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1975-03-20 and 2010-12-20

Type specimens: paratype: anic32-023551

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