Dorylus savagei mucronatus

AntWiki: The Ants --- Online
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Dorylus savagei mucronatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: D. savagei
Subspecies: D. savagei mucronatus
Trinomial name
Dorylus savagei mucronatus
Emery, 1899

Identification

Distribution

Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: 6.583333333° to 6.583333333°.

 
North
Temperate
North
Subtropical
Tropical South
Subtropical
South
Temperate

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Nigeria (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

AntMapLegend.png

Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

Check data from AntWeb

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • mucronatus. Dorylus (Rhogmus) savagei var. mucronata Emery, 1899e: 462 (m.) NIGERIA.
    • Type-material: 2 syntype males.
    • Type-locality: Nigeria: Lagos (Staudinger & Bang-Haas).
    • Type-depository: MSNG.
    • Subspecies of savagei: Forel, 1901h: 47; Emery, 1910b: 14; Santschi, 1919b: 231 (in key); Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 747; Bolton, 1995b: 179.
    • Distribution: Nigeria.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1899d. Fourmis d'Afrique. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 43: 459-504 (page 462, male described)