Dolichoderus moggridgei

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Dolichoderus moggridgei
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Dolichoderus
Species: D. moggridgei
Binomial name
Dolichoderus moggridgei
Forel, 1886

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Specimen Labels

Subspecies

Nothing is known about the biology of Dolichoderus moggridgei.

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India (type locality).
Palaearctic Region: Afghanistan, China.

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Worker

Nomenclature

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

  • moggridgei. Dolichoderus moggridgei Forel, 1886d: 243 (w.) INDIA. Combination in D. (Hypoclinea): Emery, 1894c: 229. Current subspecies: nominal plus bicolor, lugubris.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1894d. Studi sulle formiche della fauna neotropica. VI-XVI. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 26: 137-241 (page 229, Combination in D. (Hypoclinea))
  • Forel, A. 1886d. Indian ants of the Indian Museum, Calcutta, No. 2. J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal Part II Nat. Sci. 55: 239-249 (page 243, worker described)