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Species: Aenictus asantei   Campione et al., 1983 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Aenictus asantei Campione et al., 1983 PDF: 873, 7, figs (w.q.) GHANA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Ghana: University of Ghana, Legon, 27.vi.1971, GC-047, on cultivated land (B.M Campione, et al.). Primary type depository: MCZC. Primary type specimen: MCZC-ENT33040. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: paratype workers (number not stated), 1 paratype queen. Secondary type locality: same as for holotype. Secondary type depositories: BMNH, MCZC, MNHN, ROMT. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 58; Gómez, 2022 PDF: 17 (redescription).
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Ghana, Nigeria
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected between 1970-07-09 and 1971-07-01

Type specimens: Holotype of Aenictus asantei: mczent33040



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