The Ants of Africa
Genus Tetramorium
Tetramorium constanciae (Arnold)

Tetramorium constanciae (Arnold)

return to group key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Zimbabwe (Triglyphothrix constanciae n. sp., Arnold, 1917: 339, illustrated, worker; in revision of Triglyphothrix, by Bolton, 1976: 321, not illustrated; 1985) Matopo Hills, G Arnold
junior synonym longispinosa (Triglyphothrix longispinosa n. sp., Arnold, 1956: 68, illustrated, worker) Zimbabwe, Chirinda Forest, G Arnold

synonymy by Bolton (1976: 321) .

{Tetramorium constanciae}Arnold's (1917) description is at {original description} Arnold's (1956) description of longispinosa is at {original description} Bolton's modern description (1976) is at {original description}.

{Teramorium constanciae longispinosum} WORKER - TL 3.0-3.6 mm.

{Tetramorium constanciae} The photomontage is of a syntype worker collated from

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