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Species: Bothriomyrmex meridionalis   (Roger, 1863) 

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See Also:

Bothriomyrmex meridionalis hungaricus, Bothriomyrmex meridionalis marocanus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Tapinoma meridionale Roger, 1863a PDF: 165 (w.) FRANCE. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Bothriomyrmex: Mayr, 1870b PDF: 954.
See also: Santschi, 1919i PDF: 204; Emery, 1925c PDF: 7.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: France, Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Coastal CRO

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Campo de labranza, 1 times found in maquis shrubland/forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under stone.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Hand, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected at 250 m

Type specimens: Lectotype of Bothriomyrmex meridionalis hispanica: antweb1008373; Lectotype of Bothriomyrmex meridionalis hispanica: casent0911482; Lectotype of Tapinoma meridionale: antweb1008376, casent0915544; paralectotype of Bothriomyrmex meridionalis hispanica: casent0911483; syntype of Tapinoma meridionale: casent0915340; type of Tapinoma meridionale: focol2785

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