Aenictus abeillei

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Aenictus abeillei
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Aenictus
Species: A. abeillei
Binomial name
Aenictus abeillei
(André, 1886)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Algeria (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Only known from the queen caste.

Nomenclature

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

  • abeillei. Alaopone abeillei André, 1886: 855 (q., not w.; see Emery, 1901d: 43) ALGERIA. Combination in Dorylus (Shuckardia): Emery, 1895j: 740; in Aenictus: Emery, 1901d: 43. Provisional junior synonym of atriceps: Emery, 1891b: 2. Revived from synonymy: Emery, 1895j: 740.

Description

References

  • André, E. 1886a. Appendice aux fourmis. Pp. 854-859 in: André, Edm. 1881-1886. Species des Hyménoptères d'Europe et d'Algérie. Tome Deuxième. Beaune: Edmond André, 919 + 48 pp. (page 855, queen described)
  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 58, catalogue)
  • Emery, C. 1891c. Exploration scientifique de la Tunisie. Zoologie. - Hyménoptères. Révision critique des fourmis de la Tunisie. Paris: Imprimerie Nationale, iii + 21 pp. (page 2, provisional junior synonym of atriceps)
  • Emery, C. 1895l. Die Gattung Dorylus Fab. und die systematische Eintheilung der Formiciden. Zool. Jahrb. Abt. Syst. Geogr. Biol. Tiere 8: 685-778 (page 740, Combination in Dorylus (Shuckardia), revived from synonymy)
  • Emery, C. 1901d. Note sulle Doriline. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 33: 43-56 (page 43, Combination in Aenictus)