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Species: Dorylus braunsi

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2014)

1 subspecies

Dorylus braunsi Emery, 1895l PDF: 718, fig. G (w.) LIBERIA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Dorylus impressus: Santschi, 1924b PDF: 198.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Dorylus braunsi anceps.

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Dorylus braunsi anceps


Reference for Kenya if not type: Kakamega Forest

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Santschi, F., 1924:
(= D. helvolus v. impressus Stitz , 1910, Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berlin, V, p. 127).
Mr. Stitz m'a communique 2 exemplaires cotypes de cette forme (Alen, Guinee, espagnole, Tessmann). Ils ne different pas du type de D. braunsi dont je possede un type recu de Mr. Emmery.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Farmland habitat/forest edge

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 1 times sample 17, transect walk analysis, hard collection, 1 times sample 28, hand collection, Transect walk analysis, 1 times 60m, oil baiting, 1 collection 2 days

Elevations: collected from 1595 - 1650 meters, 1631 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Dorylus braunsi: casent0903700, casent0903701

(-1 examples)

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