Contents The Ants of Africa
Mosaics - Evidence from Nigeria - the E5/1 Block - general view of the ant distribution

{ants at E5/1, CRIN 1975}


The nest sites of Camponotus acvapimensis and Myrmicaria fumata were insolated areas.
Odontomachus troglodytes by contrast nests in shade, such as at the base of trees.
The dense cocoa canopy afforded a prime habitat for Tetramorium aculeatum.

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