The Ants of Africa
Chapter 5 - Biodiversity 2009

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Species occurrence sorted by Zaire as the main criterion, level 3.

Almost all, if not all, the species in this sector are forest zone species, mnost being arboreal, e.g. Camponotus vividus. Those from Sudan and Uganda are from the western forests; those from Kenya appear to be upland species, proably from the montane forest zone.

Graph 3

{Most recorded species 2009}

2009, 2012 - Brian Taylor CBiol FSB FRES
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