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Species: Messor dentatus   Santschi, 1927 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Messor semirufus var. dentatus Santschi, 1927d PDF: 228 (w.q.m.) ISRAEL. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Messor barbarus semirufus dentata Forel, 1910a PDF: 10; unavailable name.].
Junior synonym of Messor semirufus: Baroni Urbani, 1974a PDF: 227.
Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Tohmé & Tohmé, 1981 PDF: 143.


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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected at 450 m

Type specimens: syntype of Messor dentatus: casent0907733; syntype of Messor nigriceps: casent0900483

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