Dacetinops concinnus

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Dacetinops concinnus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Dacetinops
Species: D. concinnus
Binomial name
Dacetinops concinnus
Taylor, 1965

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Borneo (type locality), Indonesia, Malaysia.
Oriental Region: Thailand.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • concinnus. Dacetinops concinna Taylor, 1965: 1, figs. 1-2 (w.) BORNEO. Taylor, 1985: 60 (q.m.); Imai, Brown, et al. 1984: 68 (k.).



  • 2n = 16 (Malaysia) (Imai et al., 1983).


  • Imai, H. T.; Brown, W. L., Jr.; Kubota, M.; Yong, H.-S.; Tho, Y. P. 1984. Chromosome observations on tropical ants from western Malaysia. II. Annu. Rep. Natl. Inst. Genet. Jpn. 34: 66-69 (page 68, karyotype described)
  • Taylor, R. W. 1965c. A new species of the ant genus Dacetinops from Sarawak. Breviora 237: 1-4 (page 1, figs. 1-2 worker described)
  • Taylor, R. W. 1985. The ants of the Papuasian genus Dacetinops (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae). Pp. 41-67 in: Ball, G. E. (ed.) Taxonomy, phylogeny and zoogeography of beetles and ants: a volume dedicated to the memory of Philip Jackson Darlington (page 60, queen, male described)