Camponotus macrocephalus Erichson

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: 304

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21285

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scientific name

Camponotus macrocephalus Erichson
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Camponotus macrocephalus Erichson  HNS 

Worker. HW 0.90 - 1.70; HL 1.10 - 1.90; PW 0.70 - 1.20. Yellow brown; glossy; dorsum of mesosoma evenly flatly convex; erect setae confined to front of head and gaster; eyes placed near vertex; dimorphic. Major worker. Head sides straight, parallel; vertex straight; anterior head sharply truncated, deeply striate lengthwise and at 45°; clypeal median section clearly edged, parallel, anterior margin convex and posterior to mandible insertions. Minor worker. Head sides mostly straight, slightly tapering forward; vertex rounded; clypeus not truncate, anterior clypeal margin convex, projecting past mandibular insertions.