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Species: Cataglyphis bicolor   (Fabricius, 1793) 

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See Also:

Cataglyphis bicolor adusta, Cataglyphis bicolor basalis, Cataglyphis bicolor congolensis, Cataglyphis bicolor pubens, Cataglyphis bicolor seticornis, Cataglyphis bicolor sudanica

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)


   (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists)
Afrotropical Region: Democratic Republic of Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia
Palearctic Region: Algeria, Iran, Morocco, Turkey

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Cultives, 1 times found in near river.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Foraging, 1 times nest in sand, 1 times Foraging on tree.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Hand.

Elevations: collected from 1390 - 1400 meters, 1395 meters average

Type specimens: type of Myrmecocystus bicolor var. congolensis: casent0104614; type of Myrmecocystus bicolor var. gibbosus: focol2306, focol2307, focol2308, focol2309, casent0104612, casent0104613

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