Dorylus brevipennis

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Dorylus brevipennis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: D. brevipennis
Binomial name
Dorylus brevipennis
Emery, 1895

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, United Republic of Tanzania, Zimbabwe.

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • brevipennis. Dorylus (Dorylus) brevipennis Emery, 1895j: 721, figs. K, L (m.) TANZANIA. Emery, 1901c: 192 (w.); Boven, 1975: 193 (q.). [Misspelled as brevispinus by Santschi, 1933b: 97.] Current subspecies: nominal plus marshalli, zimmermanni.

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