Labidus thwaitsii

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

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

Nomenclature

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

  • thwaitsii. Labidus (Typhlopone) thwaitsii Shuckard, 1840c: 326 (w.) no locality given. Combination in Dorylus: Dalla Torre, 1893: 13. Junior synonym of fulvus: Emery, 1895j: 723.

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