Ants of Africa and Madagascar
A Guide to the Genera
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Ants of Africa and Madagascar introduces readers to the fascinating and diverse ant fauna of the Afrotropical and Malagasy regions. Featuring illustrated keys to subfamilies, separate keys to Afrotropical and Malagasy ant genera, and distribution maps, it also describes diagnostic characters, explores ant ecology and natural history, and includes a list of all currently recognized ant species in the regions. This detailed guide is an essential tool for entomologists and myrmecologists working with and learning about this diverse population of Formicidae.
University of California Press, 9780520290891, 512pp.
Publication Date: July 26, 2016
About the Author
Barry Bolton was formerly a myrmecologist at the Natural History Museum, London (1971–2004). He is now retired from the museum and works as an independent researcher.