The Ants of Africa
Genus Tetramorium
Tetramorium parasiticum Bolton

Tetramorium parasiticum Bolton

return to group key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location South Africa (Bolton, 1980: 281, illustrated, female) Natal, Gillitts, 23.i.1977, WL & D E Brown - no images on Antweb (February 2015) .

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

Inquiline queen, parasitic in nest of Tetramorium avium (Bolton, 1980).

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