Dorylus attenuatus umbratipennis

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Dorylus attenuatus umbratipennis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Dorylus attenuatus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: Dorylus attenuatus umbratipennis
Forel, 1909

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


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

  • umbratipennis. Dorylus (Alaopone) attenuatus var. umbratipennis Forel, 1909b: 52 (m.) "Nini", probably DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO (see Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 749). Junior synonym of attenuatus: Santschi, 1939a: 148.