Dorylus leo

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Dorylus leo
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: D. leo
Binomial name
Dorylus leo
Santschi, 1919

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Ivory Coast (type locality), Mali.

Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • leo. Dorylus (Rhogmus) leo Santschi, 1919b: 232 (m.) IVORY COAST.

Description

References

  • Santschi, F. 1919b. Fourmis nouvelles √©thiopiennes. Rev. Zool. Afr. (Bruss.) 6: 229-240 (page 232, male described)