The Ant Tribe Amblyoponini (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) of Taiwan, with Description of a New Species :
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Four Taiwanese species of the tribe Amblyoponini are recognized : Prionopelta kraepelini FOREL, Amblyopone bruni (FOREL), A. sakaii sp. nov. and A. silvestrii (WHEELER). Of these, the first and last species are recorded from Taiwan for the first time, and the new species is unique in having 8-toothed clypeus, 11-segmented antennae, relatively long petiolar node and low subpetiolar process. A key to these species is also provided.
- Japanese Journal of Entomology
Japanese Journal of Entomology 57(2), 343-346, 1989