Aenictus fuscovarius magrettii

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Aenictus fuscovarius magrettii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Aenictus
Species: A. fuscovarius
Subspecies: A. fuscovarius magrettii
Trinomial name
Aenictus fuscovarius magrettii
Emery, 1892

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Kenya, Sudan (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Known only from the male caste.

Nomenclature

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

  • magrettii. Aenictus magrettii Emery, 1892d: 569, pl. 15, figs. 13, 14 (m.) SUDAN. Currently subspecies of fuscovarius: Emery, 1895j: 747.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1892f [1891]. Voyage de M. Ch. Alluaud dans le territoire d'Assinie (Afrique occidentale) en juillet et août 1886. Formicides. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. 60: 553-574 (page 569, pl. 15, figs. 13, 14 male described)
  • Emery, C. 1895l. Die Gattung Dorylus Fab. und die systematische Eintheilung der Formiciden. Zool. Jahrb. Abt. Syst. Geogr. Biol. Tiere 8: 685-778 (page 747, subspecies of fuscovarius)