Alaopone antinorii

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Alaopone antinorii
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Dorylus nigricans molestus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: Alaopone antinorii
Emery, 1881

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Dorylus nigricans molestus.

Nomenclature

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

  • antinorii. Alaopone antinorii Emery, 1881a: 275, fig. (w.) ETHIOPIA. Combination in Dorylus: Dalla Torre, 1893: 10; in D. (Alaopone): Emery, 1895j: 736. Junior synonym of molestus: Emery, 1910b: 12.

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