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Species: Dolichoderus affinis   Emery, 1889 

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Dolichoderus affinis glabripes, Dolichoderus affinis mus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Dolichoderus affinis Emery, 1889: 508, pl. 11, fig. 20 (w.) MYANMAR. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Dolichoderus (Hypoclinea): Emery, 1894d PDF: 229.
Senior synonym of Dolichoderus nigricans: Xu, 1995a PDF: 36.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Dolichoderus affinis glabripes, Dolichoderus affinis mus.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, Myanmar, Singapore
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in rain forest, 2 times found in primary rain forest, 1 times found in 2nd Generation Rubber plantation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Random coll. Winkler sifting, 2 times Hand collection, 1 times m2 Winkler sifting.

Elevations: collected from 500 - 1000 meters, 800 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Dolichoderus affinis: casent0905017; syntype of Dolichoderus affinis nigricans: casent0905018; type of Dolichoderus affinis: focol2780, focol2781

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