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Species: Dorylus brevis   Santschi, 1919 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Dorylus (Alaopone) montanus st. brevis Santschi, 1919c PDF: 245, fig. 1 (m.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype male. Type-locality: Democratic Republic of Congo (“Congo belge”): Wombali, vii.1913 (R.P. Vanderijst). Type-depository: MRAC. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Subspecies of Dorylus montanus: Wheeler, 1922: 750.
Status as species: Santschi, 1939a PDF: 152 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 178.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Democratic Republic of Congo
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 1913-07-01 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Dorylus brevis: rmcaent000017712

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