Camponotus consobrinus 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: 306

publication ID


persistent identifier

treatment provided by


scientific name

Camponotus consobrinus Erichson


Camponotus consobrinus Erichson  HNS 

Worker. HW 1.30 - 3.30; HL 1.75 - 3.40; PW 1.4 - 2.30. Under head lacking erect setae, mesosoma with a few scattered golden erect setae, all pointing forward; tibiae and scapes with short setae raised to <5°; anterior gaster lighter color than posterior; mesosoma dorsum evenly convex; node sharp; finely reticulate; short flat-lying setae sparse; polymorphic. Major worker. PD / D about 1.5; head sides convex, tapering forward; metanotum distinct, narrow; eyes flat. Minor worker. PD / D about 2.5; head sides straight parallel; vertex convex; metanotum absent; eyes bulbous.