Dolichoderus sulcaticeps nigriventris

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Dolichoderus sulcaticeps nigriventris
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Dolichoderus sulcaticeps)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Dolichoderus
Species: Dolichoderus sulcaticeps nigriventris
Santschi, 1920

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Dolichoderus sulcaticeps.

Nomenclature

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

  • nigriventris. Dolichoderus (Hypoclinea) sulcaticeps var. nigriventris Santschi, 1920h: 171 (w.) VIETNAM. [Unresolved junior primary homonym of nigriventris Forel, above.] [Also described as new by Santschi, 1924c: 111.] Junior synonym of sulcaticeps: Dill, 2002: 60.

References

  • Dill, M. 2002. Taxonomy of the migrating herdsman species of the genus Dolichoderus Lund, 1831, with remarks on the systematics of other Southeast-Asian Dolichoderus. Pp. 17-113 in: Dill, M.; Williams, D. J.; Maschwitz, U. Herdsmen ants and their mealybu (page 60, Junior synonym of sulcaticeps)
  • Santschi, F. 1920h. Fourmis d'Indo-Chine. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 60: 158-176 (page 171, worker described)