Dorylus fulvus crosi

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Dorylus fulvus crosi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: D. fulvus
Subspecies: D. fulvus crosi
Trinomial name
Dorylus fulvus crosi
Santschi, 1926



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Algeria (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Countries Occupied

Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.


Estimated Abundance

Relative abundance based on number of AntMaps records per species (this species within the purple bar). Fewer records (to the left) indicates a less abundant/encountered species while more records (to the right) indicates more abundant/encountered species.





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

  • crosi. Dorylus (Typhlopone) fulvus var. crosi Santschi, 1926e: 230 (w.m.) ALGERIA, MOROCCO.
    • Type-material: syntype workers, syntype males (numbers not stated).
    • Type-localities: Algeria: Mascara, viii.1925 (A. Cros), Alger (Delassie), and Morocco: Khemisset (F. Santschi).
    • Type-depository: NHMB.
    • As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Santschi, 1931d: 408.
    • Subspecies of fulvus: Bolton, 1995b: 178.
    • Distribution: Algeria, Morocco.



  • Santschi, F. 1926e. Quelques fourmis nord-africaines. Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Afr. Nord 17: 229-236 (page 230, worker, male described)