Camponotus rubiginosus Mayr

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: 340

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Camponotus rubiginosus Mayr


Camponotus rubiginosus Mayr  HNS 

Worker. HW 1.4 - 2.5; HL 1.35 - 2.7; PW 1.2 - 1.8. Red and black, bi-coloration more distinct on gaster; long erect setae> 50 on mesosoma some to 0.4 mm long, short setae raised to 10° on scapes and to 30° on tibiae, otherwise sparse, flat, fine; pronotum margined in front and on side. Major worker. Head swollen, sides mostly straight feebly tapering to front, widest behind eyes; vertex straight; anterior clypeal margin median third marked by sharp teeth, strongly concave between; propodeal declivity (rear view) wide, flat, bare, fringed with long setae. Minor worker. Head sides slightly convex, strongly tapering; vertex straight; anterior clypeal margin wide, convex.