Aenictus soudanicus brunneus

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Aenictus soudanicus brunneus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Aenictus
Species: A. soudanicus
Subspecies: A. soudanicus brunneus
Trinomial name
Aenictus soudanicus brunneus
Forel, 1913

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Democratic Republic of Congo (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Known only from the male caste.

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • brunneus. Aenictus soudanicus var. brunnea Forel, 1913b: 313 (m.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO.
    • Type-material: holotype(?) male.
    • [Note: no indication of number of specimens is given.]
    • Type-locality: Democratic Republic of Congo: Katanga, Sankisia (Bequaert).
    • Type-depository: MHNG.
    • Subspecies of soudanicus: Bolton, 1995b: 59.
    • Distribution: Democratic Republic of Congo.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1913b. Formicides du Congo Belge récoltés par MM. Bequaert, Luja, etc. Rev. Zool. Afr. (Bruss.) 2: 306-351 (page 313, male described)