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Species: Cataglyphis rubra   (Forel, 1903) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Myrmecocystus albicans r. ruber Forel, 1903e PDF: 268 (w.) ALGERIA. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Santschi, 1929b PDF: 39 (q.m.).
Combination in Cataglyphis: Emery, 1912f PDF: 99.
Raised to species: Collingwood, 1985 PDF: 291; Wehner, 1986: 109.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Desert, Cultives.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Foraging, 1 times ground forager(s).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hand.

Elevations: collected at 790 m

Type specimens: not part of a type series: casent0912172, casent0912173; syntype of Cataglyphis albicans rubra: casent0917875; syntype of Myrmecocystus albicans ruber: casent0911102; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Cataglyphis albicans rubra agilis: casent0912224, casent0912225

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