The Ants of Africa
Genus Lepisiota
Lepisiota angolensis (Santschi)

Petiole with spines or sharp denticles

Petiole much longer than height of the node - longinoda-group

Lepisiota angolensis (Santschi)

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Angola (Acantholepis angolensis n. sp., Santschi, 1937d: 236, illustrated, worker) from Kapunda, collected by Dr A Monard, Swiss Expedition 1932-33 - no images on Antweb (October 2014).

{Lepisiota angolensisSantschi's (1937d) description is on {original description}. .

2007, 2010, 2012, 2014 - Brian Taylor CBiol FSB FRES
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