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Species: Messor angularis   Santschi, 1928 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Messor galla var. angularis Santschi, 1928f PDF: 202 (w.) KENYA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Messor barbarus semirufus angularis Santschi, 1914b: 75; unavailable name.].
Raised to species: Bolton, 1982 PDF: 344.


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

Distribution Notes:

Reference for Kenya if not type: also Bolton 1982


Caste of types: (w)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Acacia woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in soil, foraging at 0930 hours.

Elevations: collected at 1650 m

Type specimens: syntype of Messor angularis: casent0913153

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