The Ants of Africa
Genus Lepisiota
Lepisiota silvicola (Arnold)

Petiole with no more than denticles

Clothed with long brown or yellowish fine hairs, near circular heads

Lepisiota silvicola (Arnold)

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Mozambique (Acantholepis silvicola n. sp., Arnold, 1920a: 576, illustrated, all forms), Amatongas Forest .

{Lepisiota silvicola}Arnold's (1920a) description is at {original description} and {original description}.

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

2007, 2010, 2013, 2014 - Brian Taylor CBiol FSB FRES
11, Grazingfield, Wilford, Nottingham, NG11 7FN, U.K.