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Species: Tetramorium africanum   (Mayr, 1866) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Macromischa africana Mayr, 1866a PDF: 507 (w.) GHANA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Mayr, 1895 PDF: 131 (q.).
Combination in Tetramorium: Emery, 1896d PDF: 103; in Macromischoides: Wheeler, 1922: 188; in Tetramorium: Bolton, 1976 PDF: 363 (in text); Bolton, 1980 PDF: 355.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in prairie.

Elevations: collected at 1050 m

Type specimens: syntype of Macromischa africana: casent0919644; syntype of Rhoptromyrmex tessmanni: casent0909203; syntype of Tetramorium lamottei: casent0915424

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