Crematogaster laevissimus

Smith, F., 1860, Descriptions of new species of hymenopterous insects collected by Mr. A. R. Wallace at Celebes. (Part Formicidae), Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 5, pp. 57-93: 74

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Crematogaster laevissimus


1. Crematogaster laevissimus  HNS  .

C. pallide castaneo-rufus, lævis. nitidusque ; alis hyalinis iridescentibus.

Female. Length 3 lines. Pale rufo-castaneous, highly polished, smooth, and impunctate. The antennæ and legs very pubescent ; the head anteriorly and the mandibles slightly pubescent. Thorax oblong-ovate ; the wiugs colourless and brilliantly iridescent, the nervures scarcely distinguishable. Abdomen oblong-ovate, the first node of the peduncle petiolate, the second subglobose.

Hab. Makassar.