Camponotus chalceus Crawley

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: 322

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Camponotus chalceus Crawley


Camponotus chalceus Crawley  HNS 

Worker. HW 1.5 - 2.4; HL 1.7 - 2.35; PW 1.2 - 1.6. Black and red; finely punctate; pronotum and mesonotum evenly convex; declivity feebly concave; erect setae about EL scattered over mesosoma, more under and on front of head, absent on scapes, tibiae; node summit convex. Major worker. Head sides strongly convex; anterior clypeal margin middle half narrow, concave between two teeth. Minor worker. Head sides tapering forward; middle half of anterior clypeal margin nearly straight, projecting forward, bounded by wide angles.