The Ants of Africa
Genus Strumigenys
Strumigenys omalyx Bolton

Strumigenys omalyx Bolton

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Kenya (Bolton, 1983: 382, illustrated, worker & queen) Tana R., Sankuri, 18.x.1977, V Mahnert & J-L Perret - see below .

{Strumigenys omalyx}Bolton's description (1983) is at {original description}.

WORKER - TL 2.3 mm.

{Strumigenys omalyx}Photomontage derived from images at - originals by Gary Alpert, Harvard University; paratype specimens from Kenya.

The holotype can be seen at

2007, 2008, 2012, 2015 - Brian Taylor CBiol FSB FRES
11, Grazingfield, Wilford, Nottingham, NG11 7FN, U.K.