Dorylus affinis pulliceps

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Dorylus affinis pulliceps
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: D. affinis
Subspecies: D. affinis pulliceps
Trinomial name
Dorylus affinis pulliceps
Santschi, 1917

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Ivory Coast (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • pulliceps. Dorylus affinis var. pulliceps Santschi, 1917c: 19 (m.) IVORY COAST.
    • Type-material: holotype male.
    • Type-locality: Ivory Coast: (no further data) (J.H. Lohier).
    • Type-depository: NHMB.
    • Subspecies of affinis: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 729; Santschi, 1937b: 98; Bolton, 1995b: 180.
    • Distribution: Cameroon, Ivory Coast.

Description

References

  • Santschi, F. 1917c. Note sur Dorylus affinis Shuckard mâle et ses variétés. Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Afr. Nord 8: 18-21 (page 19, male described)