Aenictus rhodiensis

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Aenictus rhodiensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Aenictus
Species: A. rhodiensis
Binomial name
Aenictus rhodiensis
Menozzi, 1936


A member of the wroughtonii group.

Keys including this Species


Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Greece (type locality), Iran, Israel, Turkey.

Distribution based on AntMaps


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Known only from the worker caste.


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

  • rhodiensis. Aenictus rhodiensis Menozzi, 1936d: 266, fig. I,1-4 (w.) GREECE. See also: Aktaç, Radchenko & Kiran, 2004: 362.



  • Aktaç, Nihat; Radchenko, Alexander G; Kiran, Kadri 2004. On the taxonomy of the West Palaearctic Aenictinae ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Annales Zoologici (Warsaw) 54(2): 361-364 (page 362, diagnostic characters, see also)
  • Menozzi, C. 1936b. Nuovi contributi alla conoscenza della fauna delle Isole italiane dell'Egeo. VI. Hymenoptera - Formicidae. Boll. Lab. Zool. Gen. Agrar. R. Sc. Super. Agric. 29: 262-311 (page 266, fig. I, 1-4 worker described)