Dolichoderus feae caligatus

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Dolichoderus feae caligatus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Dolichoderus feae)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Tribe: Dolichoderini
Genus: Dolichoderus
Species: Dolichoderus feae caligatus
Wheeler, W.M., 1927

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Dolichoderus feae.

Nomenclature

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

  • caligatus. Dolichoderus (Hypoclinea) feae var. caligatus Wheeler, W.M. 1927h: 99 (w.) THAILAND. Junior synonym of feae: Dill, 2002: 41.

References

  • Dill, M. 2002. Taxonomy of the migrating herdsman species of the genus Dolichoderus Lund, 1831, with remarks on the systematics of other Southeast-Asian Dolichoderus. Pp. 17-113 in: Dill, M.; Williams, D. J.; Maschwitz, U. Herdsmen ants and their mealybu (page 41, Junior synonym of feae)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1927h. Ants collected by Professor F. Silvestri in Indochina. Boll. Lab. Zool. Gen. Agrar. R. Sc. Super. Agric. 20: 83-106 (page 99, worker described)