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Species: Dorylus attenuatus   Shuckard, 1840 

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See Also:

Dorylus attenuatus acuminata, Dorylus attenuatus acuminatus, Dorylus attenuatus australis, Dorylus attenuatus bondroiti, Dorylus attenuatus latinodis, Dorylus attenuatus umbratipennis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

4 subspecies

Dorylus (Alaopone) attenuatus Shuckard, 1840c PDF: 322 (m.) GAMBIA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Dorylus (Alaopone): Emery, 1895l PDF: 733.
Senior synonym of Dorylus umbratipennis: Santschi, 1939a PDF: 148.


Afrotropical Region: Botswana, Gambia, Namibia, Tanzania

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: type of Dorylus attenuatus: casent0901952

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