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Species: Dorylus laevigatus   (Smith, 1857) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Typhlopone laevigata Smith, 1857a PDF: 70 (w.) BORNEO. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1901a PDF: 464 (q.m.).
Combination in Dorylus (Dichthadia): Emery, 1895l PDF: 729.
Senior synonym of Dorylus breviceps: Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 12; Emery, 1895l PDF: 729; of Dorylus klugi, Dorylus glaberrima: Forel, 1901a PDF: 464.
See also: Emery, 1895m: 453; Bingham, 1903 PDF: 3; Wilson, 1964a PDF: 440.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in oil palm plantation.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times litter, 1 times ex rotten log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times pitfall, litter, 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 28 - 556 meters, 157 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1887-01-01 and 2010-08-18

Type specimens: syntype of Dorylus laevigatus: casent0902696; syntype of Dorylus breviceps: casent0903709; type of Dichthadia glaberrima: focol1112

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