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Species: Cataglyphis saharae   Santschi, 1929 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Cataglyphis bicolor st. saharae Santschi, 1929b PDF: 48, fig. 3 (w.) ALGERIA. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Collingwood, 1985 PDF: 291.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Algeria, Morocco
    Asia: United Arab Emirates
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in sandy soil with Rhaisa stricta.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times water traps, 1 times by hand.

Elevations: collected at 100 m

Type specimens: paratype: cda000059; syntype of Cataglyphis saharae: casent0912226, casent0912227; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Cataglyphis bicolor saharae bucculenta: casent0912228

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