Dorylus brevinodosus abyssinicus

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Dorylus brevinodosus abyssinicus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Dorylus affinis aegyptiacus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: Dorylus brevinodosus abyssinicus
Emery, 1895

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

Nomenclature

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

  • abyssinicus. Dorylus (Dorylus) brevinodosus var. abyssinicus Emery, 1895j: 717 (w.) ETHIOPIA. Subspecies of affinis: Emery, 1910b: 10. Junior synonym of aegyptiacus: Forel, 1910c: 248.

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