The Ants of Africa
Genus Euponera
  Euponera suspecta Santschi

Euponera suspecta Santschi

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Tanzania (Euponera (Trachymesopus) suspecta n. sp., Santschi, 1914b: 51, illustrated, worker; in Pachycondyla Bolton, 1995: 310; new placement by Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 87) Kilimanjaro, Alluaud & Jeannel
worker only described .

Collected by Alluaud & Jeannel at New Moschi, Mt Kilimanjaro, 800m.

{Pachycondyla suspecta}Santschi's (1914b) description is at {original description}. His comparison is with, now, Cryptopone ochracea (Mayr, 1855: 390, queen; Emery, 1869b: 12, worker; type location France).

{Pachycondyla suspecta}The photomontage of the type worker is collated from

{Pachycondyla suspecta}The photomontage is of a worker from Tanzania and is collated from

2007, 2008, 2012, 2014 - Brian Taylor CBiol FSB FRES
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