Dorylus politus

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Dorylus politus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: D. politus
Binomial name
Dorylus politus
Emery, 1901

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Specimen Labels

Identification

A member of the Dorylus politus-group.

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Cameroun (type locality).

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.

  • politus. Dorylus (Dorylus) politus Emery, 1901c: 194, pl. 1, figs. 14-17 (w.) CAMEROUN.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1901l. Studi sul polimorfismo e la metamorfosi nel genere Dorylus. Mem. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna (5)9:183-201 (page 194, pl. 1, figs. 14-17 worker described)