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Species: Lepisiota nigrescens   (Karavaiev, 1912) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Acantholepis Frauenfeldi var. nigrescens Karavaiev, 1912a PDF: 15, fig. 6 (w.) TUNISIA. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Menozzi, 1927g PDF: 380 (q.).
Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 228.
Raised to species: Collingwood, 1985 PDF: 295.
[This name misspelled as Lepisiota nigricans by Santschi, 1917d PDF: 43; see Karavaiev, 1926e PDF: 189.].


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Acantholepis frauenf. Nigrescens: casent0917321; syntype of Lepisiota nigrescens: casent0912400

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