The Ants of Africa
Genus Platythyrea
Platythyrea matopoensis Arnold

Platythyrea matopoensis Arnold

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Zimbabwe (Platythyrea Mocquerysi var. matopoensis n. v., Arnold, 1915: 32, queen; Arnold, 1926: 196, male; raised to species by Brown, 1975: 8) - no images on Antweb (December 2018)
queen and male described (see Bolton, 1995) .

Arnold's (1915) description of the queen (from Matopo Hills) is at {original description}. Arnold's (1926) description of the male is at {original description}.

2007, 2008, 2012, 2014, 2018 - Brian Taylor CBiol FRSB FRES
11, Grazingfield, Wilford, Nottingham, NG11 7FN, U.K.