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Species: Dorylus atratus   Smith, 1859 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Dorylus atratus Smith, 1859c PDF: 4, pl. 1, fig. 15 (m.) NIGERIA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype male. Type-locality: Nigeria: Old Calabar (no collector’s name). Type-depository: BMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Dorylus (Dorylus): Emery, 1910b PDF: 10.
Combination in Anomma: Menozzi, 1942a PDF: 165
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Nigeria
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Dorylus atratus   Santschi, F., 1923, Descriptions de nouveaux formicides Ethiopiens et notes diverses. - I., Revue de Zoologie Africaine 11, pp. 259-295: 270, (download) 270 3603
Dorylus atratus   Wheeler, W. M., 1922, The ants collected by the American Museum Congo Expedition., Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 45, pp. 39-269: 43, (download) 43 20597

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