Ants of Africa and Madagascar: A Guide to the Genera by Brian L. Fisher,Barry Bolton

By Brian L. Fisher,Barry Bolton

around the Afrotropical and Malagasy areas, ants are probably the most conspicuous and ecologically dominant animal teams. From motive force ants to weaver ants, there are over 2,000 species in Africa on my own and over six hundred in Madagascar.
 
Ants of Africa and Madagascar introduces readers to the interesting and various ant fauna of the Afrotropical and Malagasy areas. that includes illustrated keys to subfamilies, separate keys to Afrotropical and Malagasy ant genera, and distribution maps, it additionally describes diagnostic characters, explores ant ecology and ordinary heritage, and encompasses a checklist of all presently well-known ant species within the areas. This distinct consultant is a necessary device for entomologists and myrmecologists operating with and studying approximately this various inhabitants of Formicidae.

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