Dorylus kohli chapini

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Dorylus kohli chapini
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: D. kohli
Subspecies: D. kohli chapini
Trinomial name
Dorylus kohli chapini
Wheeler, W.M., 1922

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Democratic Republic of Congo (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.

  • chapini. Dorylus (Anomma) kohli var. chapini Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 45 (w.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO.
    • Type-material: 24 syntype workers.
    • Type-locality: Democratic Republic of Congo (“Belgian Congo”): Stanleyville (= Kisangani) (Lang & Chapin).
    • Type-depositories: MCZC, NHMB.
    • Subspecies of kohli: Santschi, 1933b: 99 (in key); Raignier & van Boven, 1955: 32; Bolton, 1995b: 178.
    • Distribution: Democratic Republic of Congo.

Description

References

  • Wheeler, W. M. 1922b. Ants of the American Museum Congo expedition. A contribution to the myrmecology of Africa. II. The ants collected by the American Museum Congo Expedition. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 45: 39-269 (page 45, worker described)