Dorylus orientalis obscuriceps

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Dorylus orientalis obscuriceps
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: D. orientalis
Subspecies: D. orientalis obscuriceps
Trinomial name
Dorylus orientalis obscuriceps
Santschi, 1920

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India (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.

  • obscuriceps. Dorylus (Alaopone) orientalis var. obscuriceps Santschi, 1920h: 160 (m.) INDIA. [Also described as new by Santschi, 1924c: 97.]

Description

References

  • Santschi, F. 1920h. Fourmis d'Indo-Chine. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 60: 158-176 (page 160, male described)