The Ants of Africa
Genus Camponotus subgenus Tanaemyrmex
Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) hannae Santschi - new status

Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) hannae Santschi - new status

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Zimbabwe (Camponotus maculatus F. stirps Hannae n. st., Santschi, 1919a: 349, illustrated, range of workers) Victoria Falls, collected by G Arnold .


{C. maculatus hannae minor}Santschi's (1919a) description is at {original description}. Arnold (1926: 294) gave a translation, this is at {original description}. TL 8-12 mm; major coloured like the Camponotus maculatus race cavallus but this has a shorter more convex alitrunk; the tibiae are compressed and without setae. Zimbabwe, Victoria Falls, collector G Arnold.


Camponotus hannae majorThe photomontage is of a syntype major worker collated from http://www.antweb.org/specimen.do?name=casent0903515


Oxford University Museum specimens

Camponotus (Tanaemyrmex) hannae
B Taylor det.
Minor
Zambia/
DRCongo
H Silvester Evans
05.ii.1928
Kipushi
1146'N
2714'E
solitary on tree
1
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{Camponotus hannae minor}The photomontage of what it appears may well be a minor of hannae is of a specimen from Zambia, near Kipushi (DR Congo)
1146'N 2714'E; 5.ii.1928 solitary on tree; OUMNH;  collector H Silvester Evans.

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