Camponotus clarior Forel

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: 307

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Camponotus clarior Forel


Camponotus clarior Forel  HNS 

Worker. HW 1.90 - 3.90; HL 2.50 - 3.50; PW 1.6 - 2.2. Mostly yellow; under head with plentiful long erect fine setae, mesosoma with scattered golden long fine erect setae (more plentiful anteriorly) interspersed with plentiful flat-lying short setae; tibiae and scapes with short setae raised to 30°; mesosoma dorsum evenly convex; node summit blunt; finely reticulate; polymorphic. Major worker. PD / D about 1.5; head sides convex, tapering forward; eyes flat; metanotum feeble. Minor worker. PD / D 3; Head sides straight parallel; vertex convex; metanotum absent; eyes bulbous.