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Species: Dolichoderus modiglianii   Emery, 1900 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Dolichoderus modiglianii Emery, 1900: 693, fig. 9 (w.) INDONESIA (Sumatra: Mentawei Is). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Primary type material: lectotype worker (by designation of Dill, 2002 PDF: 48). Primary type locality: lectotype Indonesia: Mentawei Is., Sipora, Sereinu (E. Modigliani). Primary type depository: MSNG. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 6 paralectotype workers. Secondary type localities: 4 paralectotype workers with same data, 1 paralectotype worker Mentawei, Si Oban (E. Modigliani), 1 paralectotype worker Mentawei, Sipora (E. Modigliani). Secondary type depositories: MHNG, MNHU, MSNG, NNML. Type notes: 1) Shattuck, 1994 PDF: 52, cites only 2 worker syntypes MHNG. 2) Lectotype and paralectotype localities are from Dill, 2002 PDF: 48, as the original description does not give any locality data. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Dill, 2002 PDF: 48.
Status as species: Emery, 1913a PDF: 14; Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 184; Shattuck, 1994 PDF: 58; Bolton, 1995b: 175; Dill, 2002 PDF: 47 (redescription).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 1894-05-01 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Lectotype of Dolichoderus modiglianii: casent0905025; syntype of Dolichoderus modiglianii rubescens: casent0905026

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