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Subspecies: Dorylus nigricans burmeisteri   (Shuckard, 1840) 


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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Anomma burmeisteri Shuckard, 1840c PDF: 326 (w.) SIERRA LEONE. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Sierra Leone: (no further data) (D.F. Morgan). Type-depository: BMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Dorylus (Anomma): Emery, 1895l PDF: 710
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Benin, Democratic Republic of Congo, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Mozambique, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Zimbabwe
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in Gallery For., 4 times found in Cultives, 2 times found in dry forest, 2 times found in Savannah Forest, 1 times found in Savannah, 1 times found in Second. For..

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ground forager(s), 2 times workers from nest T15, Layon Becky, 1 times Foraging, 1 times on tree, 1 times cacao plant, (?) nest ali c..

Collected most commonly using these methods: 9 times Hand, 3 times Pitfall, 2 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 100 - 420 meters, 228 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1930-12-31 00:00:00.0 and 2017-12-15 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: not part of a type series: rmcaent000017707, rmcaent000017709; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Dorylus nigricans burmeisteri hybrida: casent0911309, casent0911310

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