Microdaceton is an African genus of ants in the subfamily Myrmicinae.[2] The genus consists of four species restricted to the Afrotropics. They nest in the leaf litter and seems to be faily common. However, little is known about their biology.[3]



  1. ^ Bolton, B. (2015). "Microdaceton". AntCat. Retrieved 12 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "Genus: Microdaceton". AntWeb. Retrieved 23 September 2013. 
  3. ^ Hita Garcia, F.; Wiesel, E.; Fischer, G. (2013). "The Ants of Kenya (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)—Faunal Overview, First Species Checklist, Bibliography, Accounts for All Genera, and Discussion on Taxonomy and Zoogeography". Journal of East African Natural History 101 (2): 127. doi:10.2982/028.101.0201.  edit
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