The Ants of Africa
Genus Strumigenys
Strumigenys traegaordhi Santschi

Strumigenys traegaordhi Santschi

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location South Africa (Strumigenys traegaordhi n. sp., Santschi, 1913b: 257, diagnosis in key; Santschi, 1914e: 28, worker; Emery, 1915g: 19, queen; Bolton, 1983: 396, not illustrated) Natal Pietermaritzburg, 21.iii.1905 - see below .

{Strumigenys traegaordhi}Santschi's (1914e) description is at {original description}. Arnold (1917: 373-4) gave a translation, this is at {original description}. Brown's (1954k) notes are at {original description}. Bolton's modern description (1983) is at {original description}.

WORKER - TL 2.0-2.1 mm.

{Strumigenys traegaordhi}The photomontage of the type worker is collated from

{Strumigenys traegaordhi}The photomontage of a worker from South Africa is collated from Listed by Bolton (2000: 598).

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