The Ants of Africa
Genus Platythyrea
Platythyrea cooperi Arnold

Platythyrea cooperi Arnold

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location South Africa (Platythyrea Cooperi n. sp., Arnold, 1915: 29, worker & male) Stella Bush, Durban, C B Cooper
worker and male described (see Bolton, 1995) .

Arnold's (1915) description is at {original description} and {original description}.

{Platythyrea cooperi}The photomontage of a syntype worker is collated from

{Platythyrea cooperi}The photomontage of a specimen from South Africa is collated from
Collection Information; Specimen Code SAM-HYM-C002698A; Locality South Africa: Natal: north of Richards Bay; 2840'00"S 03214'00"E; Collection codes: SAM-HYM-C002698; Date: 26 Jan-2 Feb 1991; Collected by: Kock, J.D.Majer

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