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Species: Camponotus (Myrmophyma) hartogi   Forel, 1902 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Camponotus hartogi Forel, 1902j PDF: 500 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Camponotus ferruginipes: Brown, 1956a PDF: 40.


  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 hartogi ForelHNS

Worker. HW 1.3 - 2.1; HL 1.55 - 2.2; PW 1.1€“ 1.5. Combinations of red, brown and black; anterior pronotum margined; erect setae about EL sparsely scattered on scapes, indistinct flat-lying on tibiae. Major worker. Head sides convex strongly tapering forward; vertex straight; pronotum and mesonotum slightly convex; propodeal dorsum straight; angle rounded; anterior clypeal margin median section feebly projecting, narrow, bounded by 2 teeth with a deep concavity between. Minor worker. Head sides convex; vertex mostly straight; propodeal dorsum feebly concave.

Specimen Habitat Summary

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

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times In log, 1 times soil, 1 times nest under log.

Elevations: collected at 1524 m

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus hartogi: casent0910385

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