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Species: Temnothorax algiricus   (Forel, 1894) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Leptothorax angustulus var. algiricus Forel, 1894d PDF: 37 (w.) ALGERIA. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 271.
Raised to species and senior synonym of Temnothorax gazella, Temnothorax monticola, Temnothorax silvanus, Temnothorax timida: Cagniant & Espadaler, 1997: 278.


   (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists)
Palearctic Region: Algeria, Balearic Islands, Croatia, Morocco, Spain, Tunisia

Distribution Notes:

1 locality in Dalmatia

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Arbutus unedo, Quercus ilex, Pinus sp., 1 times found in Salinas, 1 times found in Salobrar, Pinar.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Nest in Arbutus branch, 1 times Nido en rama de pino en suelo, 1 times Bajo arbusto.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Hand, 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 1 - 283 meters, 163 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Leptothorax angustulus silvanus: casent0909012; syntype of Leptothorax convexus timida: casent0912920; syntype of Leptothorax gazella: casent0912940; syntype of Leptothorax gazella monticola: casent0912941; syntype of Temnothorax algiricus: casent0909011

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