Dolichoderus diversus

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Dolichoderus diversus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Dolichoderus
Species: D. diversus
Binomial name
Dolichoderus diversus
Emery, 1894

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil, Colombia (type locality), Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guyana, Mexico, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela.


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Biology

Castes

Worker

Queen

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • diversus. Dolichoderus (Hypoclinea) diversus Emery, 1894c: 237 (w.) COLOMBIA. Mackay, 1993b: 52 (q.m.) Combination in Hypoclinea: Kempf, 1972a: 119; in Dolichoderus: Shattuck, 1992c: 77. Senior synonym of championi, garbei, leviusculus, mazaruni, ornatus, taeniatus, trinidadensis: Mackay, 1993b: 50. See also: Shattuck, 1994: 48.
  • championi. Dolichoderus championi Forel, 1899c: 100 (w.q.m.) MEXICO. Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1951: 175 (l.). Combination in D. (Hypoclinea): Emery, 1913a: 12; in Hypoclinea: Kempf, 1972a: 119; in Dolichoderus: Shattuck, 1992c: 77. Junior synonym of diversus: Mackay, 1993b: 50.
  • trinidadensis. Dolichoderus championi r. trinidadensis Forel, 1899c: 100 (w.) TRINIDAD. Combination in D. (Hypoclinea): Emery, 1913a: 12; in Hypoclinea: Kempf, 1972a: 119; in Dolichoderus: Shattuck, 1992c: 77. Junior synonym of diversus: Mackay, 1993b: 50.
  • leviusculus. Dolichoderus germaini subsp. leviusculus Emery, 1906c: 173 (w.) BRAZIL. Forel, 1909a: 260 (q.). Combination in Hypoclinea: Kempf, 1972a: 119; in Dolichoderus: Shattuck, 1992c: 77. Junior synonym of diversus: Mackay, 1993b: 50.
  • garbei. Dolichoderus germaini subsp. garbei Forel, 1911c: 305 (w.) BRAZIL. Combination in Hypoclinea: Kempf, 1972a: 119; in Dolichoderus: Shattuck, 1992c: 77. Junior synonym of diversus: Mackay, 1993b: 50.
  • ornatus. Dolichoderus (Hypoclinea) championi var. ornatus Mann, 1916: 466 (w.q.) BRAZIL. Combination in Hypoclinea: Kempf, 1972a: 119; in Dolichoderus: Shattuck, 1992c: 77. Junior synonym of diversus: Mackay, 1993b: 50.
  • taeniatus. Dolichoderus (Hypoclinea) championi var. taeniatus Wheeler, W.M. 1916d: 329 (w.q.) COLOMBIA. [First available use of Dolichoderus championi r. trinidadensis var. taeniatus Forel, 1899c: 101; unavailable name.] Junior synonym of diversus: Mackay, 1993b: 50.
  • mazaruni. Iridomyrmex mazaruni Donisthorpe, 1939c: 152 (w.q.) GUYANA. Combination in Dolichoderus: Shattuck, 1992c: 77. Junior synonym of diversus: Mackay, 1993b: 50.

Description

Karyotype

  • 2n = 22, karyotype = 10M+12SM (Brazil) (Santos et al., 2016).

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