The Ants of Africa
Genus Tetramorium
Tetramorium nefassitense Forel

Tetramorium nefassitense Forel

return to group key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Eritrea (Tetramorium caespitum L. var nefassitensis n. var., Forel, 1910c: 260, worker; raised to species by Bolton, 1980: 315) Nesfassit
worker only known (Bolton, 1995, type location given as Ethiopia) .


Forel's (1910c) description is at {original description}. Bolton's modern description (1980: 315, not illustrated) is at {original description}.

WORKER - TL 2.0-2.1 mm (Bolton, 1980).


{Tetramorium nesfassitense} The photomontage of the type worker is collated from http://www.antweb.org/specimen.do?name=casent0909184.

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