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Species: Messor melancholicus   Arnol'di, 1977 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Messor melancholicus Arnol'di, 1977b PDF: 1639 (s.w.) CAUCASUS. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Messor structor striaticeps melancholica Karavaiev, 1926b PDF: 104; unavailable name.].
Senior synonym of Messor schelkovnikovi: Arakelian, 1994 PDF: 36.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Messor melancholicus: casent0913198; syntype of Messor structor striaticeps melancholica: casent0916943

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