Dorylus lamottei

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Dorylus lamottei
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Dorylus gribodoi)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: Dorylus lamottei
Bernard, 1953

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Dorylus gribodoi.


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

  • lamottei. Dorylus (Anomma) lamottei Bernard, 1953b: 219, fig. 7 (w.) GUINEA. Junior synonym of gribodoi: Schöning, et al. 2008: 43.


  • Bernard, F. 1953b [1952]. La réserve naturelle intégrale du Mt Nimba. XI. Hyménoptères Formicidae. Mém. Inst. Fr. Afr. Noire 19: 165-270 (page 219, fig. 7 worker described)