The Ants of Africa
Genus Strumigenys
Strumigenys marleyi Arnold

Strumigenys marleyi Arnold

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location South Africa, Durban (Strumigenys havilandi, Forel, race marleyi n. stirps, Arnold, 1914: 31, illustrated, worker; raised to species Arnold, 1926: 286; Bolton, 1983: 378, not illustrated) Durban, Natal, H W B Marley; from within a nest of Pheidole punctulata - no images on Antweb (February 2015) .

Arnold's (1914) description (illustration unavailable) is at {original description}; Arnold's (1917: 378) expansion is at {original description}; and, Arnold's (1926) elevation to full species is at {original description}. Brown's (1954k: 24) note is at {original description}. Bolton's modern description (1983) is at {original description}.

2007, 2008, 2012, 2015 - Brian Taylor CBiol FSB FRES
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