Labidus kirbii

Every Ant Tells a Story - And Their Stories Are Here
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Labidus kirbii
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Dorylus fulvus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Dorylus
Species: Labidus kirbii
Shuckard, 1840

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


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

  • kirbii. Labidus (Typhlopone) kirbii Shuckard, 1840b: 265 (w.) no locality given. Junior synonym of fulvus: Smith, F. 1858b: 110; Mayr, 1863: 457.