Dorylus sudanicus

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

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Chad, Congo (type locality), Gambia, Mali.


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • sudanicus. Dorylus affinis var. sudanica Santschi, 1917c: 19 (m.) CONGO.
    • Subspecies of affinis: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 729; Bolton, 1995b: 180.
    • Status as species: Taylor, B. et al. 2016: 549.

Description

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