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Species: Lepisiota melas   (Emery, 1915) 

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Lepisiota melas_cf_gr01

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Acantholepis Frauenfeldi var. melas Emery, 1915f: 3 (w.) GREECE. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 228.
Finzi, 1932a PDF: 25 (q.); Finzi, 1939c PDF: 158 (m.).
Raised to species: Agosti & Collingwood, 1987a PDF: 57.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Greece
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in roadsides, 1 times found in urban area, 1 times found in deciduous forest along stream, 1 times found in from sand dunes, 1 times found in limestone gorge, 1 times found in olive plantation, 1 times found in olive plantations, 1 times found in pine forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times on rocks, 1 times on the walls of the fence.

Elevations: collected from 2 - 724 meters, 211 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Acantholepis frauenfeldi melas: casent0905146

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