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Subspecies: Dorylus depilis clarior   Santschi, 1917 


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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Dorylus affinis st. clarior Santschi, 1917c PDF: 19 (m.) ZIMBABWE. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: 2 syntype males. Primary type localities: (Zimbabwe): Zambezi, 1889 (Durand) (by restriction of Wheeler, 1922: 731). Primary type depositories: MNHN, NHMB. Type notes: 1) Other syntype locality: Democratic Republic of Congo (“Congo belge”): Oubanghi (P. Augustin). 2) The Zambezi specimen is listed as holotype in Baroni Urbani, 1977e: 62; D. R. Congo syntype is not mentioned here. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Dorylus affinis depilis clarior Santschi, 1915; unavailable (infrasubspecific) name.]
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Democratic Republic of Congo, Zimbabwe
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 1882-12-31 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Dorylus depilis clarior: casent0911337

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