Camponotus wiederkehri 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: 312

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Camponotus wiederkehri Forel


Camponotus wiederkehri Forel  HNS 

Worker HW 1.2 - 3.6; HL 1.5 - 3.3; PW 0.9 - 2.2. Yellow-red to dark brown, gaster darker; posterior section of mesonotum flat (or nearly so) immediately anterior of metanotal groove; erect setae plentiful, scattered, less on propodeal angle and declivity, absent from scapes, flat-lying on tibiae. Major worker. Anterior clypeal margin strongly projecting, straight, corners broadly angular; pronotum and mesonotum slightly raised, evenly convex; anterior section of propodeal dorsum feebly concave anteriorly and feebly convex posteriorly, angle widely rounded. Minor worker. Clypeus convex; anterior section of mesonotum feebly convex, remainder joins with propodeal dorsum to form a long flat surface ending in a widely rounded angle; PD / D about 3; entire body clothed with fine flat-lying short setae.