The Ants of Africa
Genus Tetramorium
Tetramorium hapale Bolton

Tetramorium hapale Bolton

return to group key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Ivory Coast (Bolton, 1980: 339, not illustrated, holotype worker). A single holotype worker from Banco Forest, collected by W.L. Brown, 11.i.1963 - no images on Antweb (February 2015) .

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

WORKER - TL 3.0 mm; distinguished by the long, quite narrow head and relatively long scapes. All dorsal surfaces with numerous standing hairs. Colour uniform mid-brown but appendages yellow.

2007, 2008, 2012, 2015 - Brian Taylor CBiol FSB FRES
11, Grazingfield, Wilford, Nottingham, NG11 7FN, U.K.