The Ants of Africa
Genus Tetramorium
Tetramorium amatongae Bolton

Tetramorium amatongae Bolton

return to group key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Mozambique (Tetramorium setigerum, Mayr, race quaerens, Forel, var. amatongae n. v., Arnold, 1926: 264, worker; raised to species by Bolton as if a new description) Amatongas Forest .

{Tetramorium amatongae}{original description}. Bolton's modern description (1980) is at {original description}.

WORKER - TL 3.6-4.1 mm (Bolton, 1980: 358, illustrated).

{Tetramorium amatongae} The photomontage is of the holotype worker; collated from

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