Dorylus helvolus pretoriae

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Dorylus helvolus pretoriae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: D. helvolus
Subspecies: D. helvolus pretoriae
Trinomial name
Dorylus helvolus pretoriae
Arnold, 1946

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: South Africa (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • pretoriae. Dorylus helvolus subsp. pretoriae Arnold, 1946: 59, fig. 11 (w.q.m.) SOUTH AFRICA.

Description

References

  • Arnold, G. 1946. New species of African Hymenoptera. No. 6. Occas. Pap. Natl. Mus. South. Rhod. 2: 49-97 (page 59, fig. 11 worker, queen, male described)