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Species: Bothriomyrmex communista   Santschi, 1919 

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Bothriomyrmex communista anatolicus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Bothriomyrmex meridionalis var. communista Santschi, 1919i PDF: 206, pl. 2, fig. 2 (w.) UKRAINE. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1925c PDF: 11 (m.); Karavaiev, 1927e PDF: 341 (q.).
Raised to species: Emery, 1925c PDF: 10.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Bothriomyrmex communista anatolicus.
[communista: a first declension noun of masculine gender].
Senior synonym of Bothriomyrmex adriaca ionius: Seifert, 2012b PDF: 98 (by implication); Radchenko, 2016: 99.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Italy, Slovakia, Ukraine
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in forest-steppe on limestone.

Elevations: collected from 40 - 150 meters, 97 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Bothriomyrmex communistus: casent0911470; Lectotype of Bothriomyrmex meridionalis adriaca: antweb1008363; Lectotype of Bothriomyrmex meridionalis communista: antweb1008367; Lectotype of Bothriomyrmex meridionalis adriaca: casent0911463; paralectotypes of Bothriomyrmex meridionalis communista: casent0916756; syntype of Bothriomyrmex adriaca ionius: casent0905120

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