A New Species of Discothyrea Roger from Mauritius and a New Species of Proceratium Roger from Madagascar (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)


The worker of Discothyrea berlita sp. nov. from Mauritius is described. This is the first record of the genus from Mauritius. D. berlita is known from a single locality, Le Pouce, a small sanctuary of native ants on an island overrun with invasive ant species. Proceratium avium is recollected at Le Pouce and is the senior synonym of Proceratium avioide de… (More)


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