The Ants of Africa
Genus Hagensia
  Hagensia peringueyi (Emery)

Hagensia peringueyi (Emery)

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location South Africa (Ponera Peringueyi n. sp., Emery, 1899e: 474, worker; Arnold, 1951: 53, male; in Pachycondyla Bolton, 1995: 309; new placement by Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 111) Nord Hook, Cape Colony, L Peringueyi - no type images on Antweb (November 2018)
worker and male only described (see Bolton, 1995) .

{Pachycondyla peringueyi}Emery's (1899e) description is at {original description}. Arnold (1915) gave a translation (under Mesoponera); this is at {original description}.

{Pachycondyla peringueyi}Arnold's (1951) revisionary study, including the description of the male and subspecies saldanhae, is at {original description}.

Note - subspecies saldanhae (Arnold, 1951: 53, illustrated, worker) raised to species Hagensia saldanhae.

{Pachycondyla peringueyi}The photomontage is collated from
Collection Information: Specimen Code SAM-HYM-C011643B; Locality South Africa: Eastern Cape: Hogsback, Cape Province; 3236'00"S 02656'00"E 1200 m; Collection codes: SAM-HYM-C011643; Date: 21 Mar 1995; Collected by: M.H.Villet

{Pachycondyla peringueyi male}The photomontage is of a male collected with the above worker, collated from

2007, 2008, 2012, 2014, 2018 - Brian Taylor CBiol FRSB FRES
11, Grazingfield, Wilford, Nottingham, NG11 7FN, U.K.