Aenictus eugenii caroli

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Aenictus eugenii caroli
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Aenictus
Species: A. eugenii
Subspecies: A. eugenii caroli
Trinomial name
Aenictus eugenii caroli
Forel, 1910



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Eritrea.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Known only from the worker caste.


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • caroli. Aenictus eugenii subsp. caroli Forel, 1910c: 248 (w.) ERITREA.
    • Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated).
    • Type-locality: Eritrea: Nefassit, 1906 (K. Escherich).
    • Type-depositories: MHNG, NHMB.
    • Subspecies of eugenii: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 752; Finzi, 1939a: 162; Bolton, 1995b: 59; Madl, 2019: 13.
    • Distribution: Eritrea.



  • Forel, A. 1910c. Ameisen aus der Kolonie Erythräa. Gesammelt von Prof. Dr. K. Escherich (nebst einigen in West-Abessinien von Herrn A. Ilg gesammelten Ameisen). Zool. Jahrb. Abt. Syst. Geogr. Biol. Tiere 29: 243-274 (page 248, worker described)