The Ants of Africa
Genus Myrmicaria
Myrmicaria faurei Arnold

Myrmicaria faurei Arnold

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location South Africa (Myrmicaria faurei n. sp., Arnold, 1947: 134, illustrated, worker) Mariepskop, Transvaal; worker only described (see Bolton, 1995) .

{Myrmicaria faurei}Arnold's (1947) description is at {original description}.

{Myrmicaria faurei}The photomontage of a paratype worker is collated from

{Myrmicaria faurei}The specimens in these field photographs, feeding group below, were taken in Pretoria, South Africa, by Joan Young; nos 101_5601 to 5604 and 101_5963 to 5964.

{Myrmicaria faurei nest}Nest entrance, Joan Young.

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