Dolichoderus taprobanae ceramensis

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Dolichoderus taprobanae ceramensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Dolichoderus
Species: D. taprobanae
Subspecies: D. taprobanae ceramensis
Trinomial name
Dolichoderus taprobanae ceramensis
Stitz, 1912

Nothing is known about the biology of Dolichoderus taprobanae ceramensis.

Identification

Distribution

Seram Island.

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • ceramensis. Dolichoderus taprobanae var. ceramensis Stitz, 1912: 509, fig. 11 (w.) INDONESIA (Seram I.). Currently subspecies of taprobanae: Shattuck, 1994: 68.

Description

References

  • Stitz, H. 1912. Ameisen aus Ceram und Neu-Guinea. Sitzungsber. Ges. Naturforsch. Freunde Berl. 1912: 498-514 (page 509, fig. 11 worker described)