Key to Baracidris species

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This key is based on Fernandez (2003)[1]

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  • Body without standing pilosity and with appressed pubescence; mesosoma dorsally with punctures; HW less than 0.46 mm ..... 2
  • Body with standing pilosity on head, petiole and postpetiole, less on mesosoma, without appressed pubescence; promesonotum dorsally with a large central area smooth and shining, devoid of punctures; HW > 0.46 mm (Kenya, Uganda) ..... Baracidris pilosa
Baracidris pilosa casent0901014 p 1 high.jpg

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  • Central portion of anterior clypeal margin not produced into a narrow truncated lobe; vertexal margin in full face view indented or concave medially (Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria) ..... Baracidris meketra
Baracidris meketra casent0901013 p 1 high.jpg
  • Central portion of anterior clypeal margin produced into a narrow truncated lobe; vertexal margin in full face view not indented or concave medially (Gabon) ..... Baracidris sitra
Baracidris sitra casent0406851 profile 1.jpg

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