The Ants of Africa
Genus Aenictus
Aenictus hamifer Emery

Aenictus hamifer Emery

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Somalia (Aenictus hamifer n. sp., Emery, 1896i: 153, illustrated, male) Uebi-Ganana
junior synonym (here) spinosior (Aenictus hamifer Em. r. spinosior n. stirps, Stitz, 1917: 335, illustrated, male) from Algeria, Raris, 15-17.x.1914,von Geyr - see
males only described (see Bolton, 1995, has type location as Kenya) .

{Aenictus hamifer male genitalia}Emery's (1896i) illustrated description is at {original description}. Stitz's (1917) illustrated description of spinosior is at {original description}.

{Aenictus hamifer}.

Aenictus hamifer maleThe photomontage is of the holotype male collated from

2007, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2016 - Brian Taylor CBiol FRSB FRES
11, Grazingfield, Wilford, Nottingham, NG11 7FN, U.K.