Discothyrea patrizii

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Discothyrea patrizii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Proceratiinae
Tribe: Proceratiini
Genus: Discothyrea
Species: D. patrizii
Binomial name
Discothyrea patrizii
Weber, 1949


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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Kenya (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • patrizii. Discothyrea patrizzii Weber, 1949b: 2, fig. (w.q.) KENYA. Justified emendation of spelling to patrizii: Brown, 1958g: 253.



  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1958g. Contributions toward a reclassification of the Formicidae. II. Tribe Ectatommini (Hymenoptera). Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 118: 173-362 (page 253, Justified emendation of spelling to patrizii)
  • Weber, N. A. 1949b. New ponerine ants from equatorial Africa. Am. Mus. Novit. 1398: 1-9 (page 2, fig. worker, queen described)