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Species: Dorymyrmex grandulus   (Forel, 1922) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Prenolepis (Nylanderia) parvula var. grandula Forel, 1922b PDF: 98 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Trager, 1988a PDF: 24 (q.).
Junior synonym of Dorymyrmex parvula: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 409.
Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Trager, 1984b PDF: 64.
See also: Johnson, 1989b PDF: 192 (in key).
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Lake Michigan dunes and Mississippi River bluffs


Loess bluff prairies along Mississippi R. Glaciated sand prairie? Nests in soil.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 14 times found in pine/oak dune woodland, 0 times found in scrub/dune habitat, 1 times found in coastal dune remant, 2 times found in foredunes, under rotting log under scrub oak, 1 times found in on foredunes on Heterotheca subaxillaris, 1 times found in sandhill habitat.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s) (with crater nest).

Elevations: collected at 5 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1999-04-27 and 2007-10-09

Type specimens: Lectotype of Dorymyrmex grandulus: casent0911036

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