The Ants of Africa
Genus Aenictus
Aenictus weissi Santschi

Aenictus weissi Santschi

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Congo (Aenictus Weissi n. sp., Santschi, 1910c: 354, illustrated, worker; Santschi, 1920b: 9, queen, no description) collected at Gomba, by A. Weiss - see below
worker and queen described .

{Aenictus weissi}Santschi's (1910c) description of the worker is at {original description}.

Also from Cameroun at Great Batanga, by G. Schwab (Wheeler, 1922) - see images at (confusing labels suggest subspecies wasmanni).

Aenictus weissiThe photomontage of the type worker is collated from

2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014 - Brian Taylor CBiol FSB FRES
11, Grazingfield, Wilford, Nottingham, NG11 7FN, U.K.