The Ants of Africa
Genus Loboponera
Loboponera trica Bolton & Brown

Loboponera trica Bolton & Brown

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Ivory Coast (Bolton & Brown, 2002: 6, illustrated, worker) Banco National Park (forest), nr Abidjan, 14.iii.1977, dead wood sample, by I. Löbl ; holotype and 1 paratype worker only known .

{Loboponera trica}The Bolton & Brown description is at {original description}.

WORKER - TL 3.0 mm, HL 0.59, HW 0.55, SL 0.43-0.47; distinguished by its small size and lack of erect hairs, together with uniform, fine, dense sculpture.

{Loboponera trica}The photomontage of the holotype is collated from

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