The Ants of Africa
Genus Lepisiota
Lepisiota arenaria (Arnold)

Petiole with spines or sharp denticles

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

Lepisiota arenaria (Arnold)

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Zimbabwe (Acantholepis arenaria n. sp., Arnold, 1920a: 560, illustrated, worker), Sawmills, Umgusa River - see below; worker only described .

{Lepisiota arenaria}Arnold's (1920a) description is on {original description}.

{Lepisiota arenaria}The photomontage of a syntype worker is collated from

2007, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2019 - Brian Taylor CBiol FRSB FRES
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