Dorylus diadema fusciceps

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Dorylus diadema fusciceps
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: D. diadema
Subspecies: D. diadema fusciceps
Trinomial name
Dorylus diadema fusciceps
Emery, 1899

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Malawi (type locality).


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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.

  • fusciceps. Dorylus (Shuckardia) diadema var. fusciceps Emery, 1899e: 463 (m.) MALAWI. Combination in D. (Alaopone): Emery, 1910b: 15.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1899d. Fourmis d'Afrique. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 43: 459-504 (page 463, male described)
  • Emery, C. 1910b. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Dorylinae. Genera Insectorum 102: 1-34 (page 15, Combination in D. (Alaopone))