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Species: Messor turcmenochorassanicus   Arnol'di, 1977 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Messor clivorum subsp. turcmenochorassanicus Arnol'di, 1977b PDF: 1639 (w.q.) KAZAKHSTAN. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Dlussky et al., 1990 PDF: 227.


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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Paknia, O., Radchenko, A. & Pfeiffer, M., 2010, New records of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Iran., Asian Myrmecology 3, pp. 29-38

Messor turcmenochorassanicus ArnoldiHNS, 1977

Material: 65 ?, Zagros Mountains forest steppe, Dena Protected Area GoogleMaps (30°54'45'N, 51°24' 3 9'E), 2627 m asl, 6.VII.2007, leg. Omid Paknia GoogleMaps; 7 ?, Caspian Hyrcanian mixed forests Nur, urban area GoogleMaps (~ 36°33'N, 51°52'E), ~3 m asl, 17.III.2005, leg. Masud Tavakoli GoogleMaps.

Remarks: Messor turcmenochorassanicusHNS was recorded only from the Kopetdag Mountains in Turkmenistan (Arnoldi 1977b; Dlussky et al. 1990).

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