Dolichoderus voraginosus

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Dolichoderus voraginosus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Dolichoderus
Species: D. voraginosus
Binomial name
Dolichoderus voraginosus
Mackay, W.P., 1993

De Oliveira et al. (2015), studying ant occupancy of Cecropia trees in southwest Bahia, Brazil, found two colonies of Dolichoderus voraginosus nesting in Cecropia pachystachya trees.

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (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.

  • voraginosus. Dolichoderus voraginosus Mackay, W.P., 1993b: 106, figs, 49, 51, 72 (w.) BRAZIL.

Description

Karyotype

  • 2n = 20, karyotype = 14M+6SM (Brazil) (Santos et al., 2016).

References