The Ants of Africa
Genus Tapinolepis
Tapinolepis (Mesanoplolepis) pernix (Viehmeyer)

Subgenus Mesanoplolepis

Tapinolepis (Mesanoplolepis) pernix (Viehmeyer)

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type locality Sudan (Plagiolepis (Anoplolepis) pernix n sp., Viehmeyer, 1923: 92, worker; in Anoplolepis Emery, 1925b: 18; in Tapinolepis by Bolton, 2003: 267), collected at El Egheibish, Kordofan, 6 April 1914, by F Werner; no type images on Antweb (April 2015)

Worker only described; in subgenus Anoploplepis (Bolton, 1995) .

Viehmeyer's (1923) description is at {original description}.


Oxford University Museum specimens

Tapinolepis (Mesanoplolepis) pernix
B Taylor det.
Sudan
J Mathews
JM 072

23.x.2000
Kordofan
1121' N
3427' E
El Ain near El Obeid
pyrethrum fogging of Acacia senegal


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Tapinolepis (Mesanoplolepis) pernix
B Taylor det.
Sudan
J Mathews
JM 084
24.x.2000
Kordofan
1121' N
3427' E
El Ain near El Obeid
pyrethrum fogging of Acacia senegal
1

Tapinolepis (Mesanoplolepis) pernix
B Taylor det.
Sudan
J Mathews
JM 092
25.x.2000
Kordofan
1121' N
3427' E
El Ain near El Obeid
pyrethrum fogging of Acacia senegal
2
{album}

Tapinolepis pernixThe photomontage is of a worker from Sudan, Kordofan, El Ain near El Obeid; collector J Mathews (JM 092), 3 workers plus 5 unmounted.


Tapinolepis pernixThe photomontage is of a worker from Sudan, Kordofan, El Ain near El Obeid; collector J Mathews (JM 072), 2 workers plus several unmounted.

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