Camponotus oetkeri 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: 341

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Camponotus oetkeri Forel


Camponotus oetkeri Forel  HNS 

Worker. HW 1.80 - 2.20; HL 1.90 - 2.10; PW 1.30 - 1.50. Black, front of head lighter; glossy, finely reticulate; no erect setae on mesosoma nor under head, indistinct flat-lying on scapes and tibiae; propodeal angle wide; node summit sharp; pronotum margined at front and side. Major worker. Head sides convex, tapering forward; vertex straight with well rounded corners; anterior clypeal margin projecting, median third shallowly concave. Minor worker. Propodeal angle 150° widely rounded; head sides convex, tapering forward; vertex slightly convex; anterior clypeal margin feebly projecting, median two thirds widely concave.