The Ants of Africa
Genus Euponera
Euponera wroughtoni Forel

Euponera wroughtoni Forel

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location South Africa (Euponera (Pseudoponera) Wroughtoni n. sp., Forel, 1901f: 341, worker & male; Arnold, 1926: 204, queen; in Pachycondyla Bolton, 1995: 311; revived status Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 87)
subspecies crudelis (Euponera (Pseudoponera) Wroughtoni Forel, var. crudelis n. var., Forel, 1901f: 343, worker & male) Natal, M Haviland - no images on Antweb (June 2014)
all forms described (see Bolton, 1995) .

{Pachycondyla wroughtoni}Forel's (1901f) description is at {original description}; his description of crudelis is at {original description}. Arnold (1915: 75) gave an illustrated translation; this is at {original description}. Arnold's (1926: 204) description of the queen is at {original description}.

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

Oxford University Museum specimens

Euponera wroughtoni
B Taylor det.

South Africa
Peter Hlavác

34°03.5' S
22°23.14' E
Western Cape, Knysna env., Goukamma, 350 m

Euponera wroughtoni
B Taylor det.
South Africa
Peter Hlavác
St Lucia
32°24.3' S
28°23.2' E
Kwazulu, Natal, St. Lucia, sea level

{Pachycondyla wroughtoni}The photomontage is of a specimen collected from South Africa, Western Cape, Knysna Env.; collector Peter Hlavác.

{Pachycondyla wroughtoni}The photomontage is of a specimen from South Africa, collated from

{Pachycondyla wroughtoni queen}The photomontage of the type queen is collated from

{Pachycondyla wroughtoni male}The photomontage of a non-type male collected with workers is collated from

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