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Species: Dorylus nigricans   Illiger, 1802 

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Dorylus nigricans arcens, Dorylus nigricans burmeisteri, Dorylus nigricans burmeisteri hybrida, Dorylus nigricans hybrida, Dorylus nigricans molestus, Dorylus nigricans ornata, Dorylus nigricans pallidus, Dorylus nigricans rubellus, Dorylus nigricans sjoestedti, Dorylus nigricans sjöstedti, Dorylus nigricans sjostedtiwilverthi, Dorylus nigricans terrificus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Santschi, F., 1914, Formicidae., Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911 - 1912). Résultats scientifiques. Hyménoptères 2, pp. 41-148

* Dorylus (Anomma) nigricans IlligerHNS.

Mag. Insekten, vol. I, p. 188 (1802), [[male]]. - Emery, apud P. Wytsman, Genera lnsectorum, Formicidae, subfam. Dorylinae, fasc. CII, p. 12 (1910).

Uganda central: M'Bale (1909), 1 [[male]].

Distribution geographique. -Afrique occidentale: Congo, surtout dans le bassin du Niger.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in rainforest, 2 times found in close to "North Camp" Field Station MPI EVA, 1 times found in rainforest edge, 1 times found in South Camp Field Station MPI EVA

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 2 times search, 1 times male collected at light

Elevations: collected from 40 - 2380 meters, 1390 meters average

Type specimens: not part of type series: casent0915346; syntype of Dorylus nigricans: casent0911305; syntype of Dorylus nigricans: casent0911306

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