The Ants of Africa
Genus Tetramorium Tetramorium gegaimi Forel
Tetramorium gegaimi Forel
Type location Zaïre (Tetramorium
camerunense Mayr v. Gegaimi n.v., Forel, 1916: 412, worker
& queen) collected at St. Gabriel, by H Kohl .
Forel's (1916) description
is at . Found in an abandoned termite nest.
Bolton's modern description (1980) is at .
WORKER - TL 2.4-2.6 mm; distinct transverse ridge on
node; all dorsal surfaces with numerous blunt hairs, scapes and outer
hind and mid-tibiae only with pubescence, colour head and alitrunk
light brownish yellow, gaster darker (Bolton, 1980: 338, illustrated.
alitrunk profile and face).