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Species: Temnothorax santschii   (Forel, 1905) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Leptothorax flavispinus r. santschii Forel, 1905e PDF: 173 (w.q.m.) TUNISIA. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 271.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Olive trees, 1 times found in Olive, Palm, Almond trees, 2 times found in Ruderal.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times Foraging, 1 times For. tree.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times Hand.

Elevations: collected from 740 - 1250 meters, 992 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1934-06-03 and 2017-05-24

Type specimens: paratype of Leptothorax flavispinus facetus: casent0912933; syntype of Leptothorax flavispinus santschii: casent0916695; syntype of Leptothorax flavispinus boiteli: casent0912931; syntype of Temnothorax santschii: casent0909028; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Temnothorax flavispinus santschii crassispina: casent0912935

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