The Ants of Africa
Genus Anoplolepis
Anoplolepis (Anoplolepis) opaciventris (Emery)

Subgenus Anoplolepis

Anoplolepis (Anoplolepis) opaciventris (Emery)

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type locality Gabon (or Gaboon, French Congo; Plagiolepis opaciventris, n. sp., Emery, 1899e: 492; in Anoplolepis, Emery, 1925b: 18) collected by Conradt; queen only described; in subgenus Anoplolepis (Bolton, 1995) .

Emery's (1899e) extremely brief description is at {original description}. The earlier Emery (1895h) description is at {original description}.

{Anoplolepis opaciventris}The photomontage of the type queen is collated from

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