Lepisiota xxxx Sudan JM 074-02 Taylor new
Type location Sudan,
worker only described .
DESCRIPTION: Small, occiput near straight; eyes almost flat and
slightly inset into surface of head, narrow ovoid ca 1.7 longer than
wide (0.37 X length of side of head); pronotum shallowly convex, in
dorsal view alitrunk short and relatively wide (pronotum wider than
length of promesonotum);
petiole emarginate, moderately thick; legs unusually short with wide,
seemingly flattened femora; sparse short yellow pilosity on gaster only
0.05 mm); shiny unsculptured, alitrunk yellow brown, head and gaster
TL ca 1.7 mm, HL 0.49, HW 0.42, CI 83, SL 0.50, SI 121, PW 0.30
Kordofan 1 tree (2) (tree also with the larger and dark red-brown
species Lepisiota jm 073).
Name in recognition of ???.
Specimens deposited in the Oxford University Museum of