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Species: Bothriomyrmex atlantis   Forel, 1894 

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Bothriomyrmex atlantis perfidus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Bothriomyrmex meridionalis r. Atlantis Forel, 1894d PDF: 14 (w.q.) ALGERIA. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Santschi, 1911f PDF: 79.
See also: Santschi, 1919i PDF: 210; Seifert, 2012b PDF: 97.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Algeria, Morocco
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in shubs/trees along creek, 1 times found in grazed meadow with rocks.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times under stone.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search.

Elevations: collected from 1021 - 1591 meters, 1346 meters average

Type specimens: paralectotype of Bothriomyrmex atlantis: casent0909574; syntype of Bothriomyrmex meridionalis atlantis: casent0922442

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