The Ants of Africa
Genus Technomyrmex
Technomyrmex (Engramma) parandrei Bolton

Technomyrmex (Engramma) parandrei Bolton

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Gabon (Technomyrmex parandrei sp.n., Bolton, 2007: 28, not illustrated) details below, collected by B L Fisher, 18.iii.2000 .

Bolton's (2007) description is at {original description}.

{Technomyrmex parandrei}The photomontage is collated from -
Collection Information: CASENT0103271; Locality: Gabon: Ogooue-Maritime: Aire d'Exploit. Rationnelle de Faune des Monts Doudou, 24.5 km 303 WNW Doussala; 0213'58"S 01023'53"E 630 m; Collection codes: BLF02276; Date: 18 Mar 2000; Habitat: rainforest ; Method: EC19 sifted litter; Transect Type: MW 50 sample transect, 5m Transect Sample #: 26; Collected by: B.L.Fisher .

Oxford University Museum specimens

Technomyrmex parandrei
B Taylor det.
A Fotso Kuate
Sample 71

0354'30" N
Aphid survey

Technomyrmex parandrei
B Taylor det.
Central African Republic
P Annoyer
Camp 1E

0303'58.3" N
1608'59.6" E
528 m; Camp 1E; Ayous Barber ayous Camp controlor

{Technomyrmex parandrei}The photomontage is of a worker from Cameroun; Djazeng; collector A Fotso Kuate (fk unmounted 71).

This appears to share the characteristics defined by Bolton (200&) for parandrei, i.e. generally darker, shinier black.

{Technomyrmex parandrei}The photomontage is of a worker from Central African Republic; Dzanga_Sangha NP; collector Philippe Annoyer (CAR Camp 1E).

2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 - Brian Taylor CBiol FSB FRES
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