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Species: Dorylus funereus   Emery, 1895 

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See Also:

Dorylus funereus acherontus, Dorylus funereus pardus, Dorylus funereus stygis, Dorylus funereus zumpti

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Extant: 4 valid subspecies

Dorylus nigricans var. funereus Emery, 1895l PDF: 712 (m.) GHANA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Emery, 1910b PDF: 11; Forel, 1916 PDF: 402; Santschi, 1935a PDF: 256.
Current subspecies: nominal plus D. f. acherontus, D. f. pardus, D. f. stygis, D. f. zumpti.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Ghana
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Dorylus nigricans funereus: casent0903695

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