The Ants of Africa
Genus Tapinolepis
Tapinolepis (Tapinolepis) tumidula Emery

Subgenus Tapinolepis

Tapinolepis (Tapinolepis) tumidula Emery

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return to listIran list {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type locality Eritrea (Plagiolepis (Anoplolepis) tumidula n., Emery, 1915g: 19, illustrated, worker & male; in Tapinolepis Emery, 1925b: 18) Ghinda
worker amnd male only described; in subgenus Tapinolepis (Bolton, 1995; where type location given as Ethiopia) .

{Anoplolepis tumidula}Emery's (1915g) description is at {original description}.

{Tapinolepis tumidula type}The photomontage of the holotype is collated from

{Tapinolepis tumidula type male}The photomontage of the type male is collated from

2007, 2012, 2015, 2017, 2018 - Brian Taylor CBiol FRSB FRES
11, Grazingfield, Wilford, Nottingham, NG11 7FN, U.K.