The Ants of Africa
Genus Aenictus
Aenictus mutatus Santschi

Aenictus mutatus Santschi

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Ivory Coast (Aenictus Moebii Em. stirps mutatus n. st., Santschi, 1913c: 304, illustrated, male) collected by Delafosse, no location - see below.
subspecies pudicus (Aenictus mutatus Sants. stirps pudicus n. st., Santschi, 1919b: 234, male) from Ivory Coast, collected at Dimbroko, by Le Moult - see below.
males only described (see Bolton, 1995) .

Aenictus mutatus male genitalia Santschi's (1913c) description is at {original description} and he (1920d: 370) later gave a full description, with illustrations, this is at {original description}. Santschi's (1919b) brief description of pudicus is at {original description}. Santschi (1920d) gave fuller, illustrated descriptions at {original description}

Aenictus mutatus maleThe photomontage is of the holotype male collated from

{Aenictus mutatus pudicus}The photomontage of pudicus is collated from The Smithsonian Insitute type images at

Oxford University Museum specimens

Aenictus mutatus
B Taylor det.
Ivory Coast
Erena Dupont
Taļ National Park
5˚45'00" N
7˚07'00" W
{original description}

{Aenictus mutatus male}The photomontage is of a male from Ivory Coast, collected by Erena Dupont (20).

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