The Ants of Africa
Genus Tetramorium
Tetramorium praetextum Bolton

Tetramorium praetextum Bolton

return to group key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Namibia (Bolton, 1980: 282, illustrated, worker) 10 m S of Okaukuejo, 14.v.1958, E S Ross & R E Leech .

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

WORKER - TL 3.0-3.3 mm; (Bolton, 1980).

{Tetramorium praetextum}The photomontage of the holotype from Namibia is collated from

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