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Genus: Cataglyphis   Foerster, 1850 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

89 species, 20 subspecies

Cataglyphis Foerster, 1850b: 493. Type-species: Cataglyphis fairmairei (junior synonym of Formica bicolor), by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Cataglyphis as junior synonym of Myrmecocystus: Forel, 1878c PDF: 372; Emery & Forel, 1879a: 449; André, 1882b: 165; Forel, 1886h PDF: 201; Mayr, 1886d PDF: 424; Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF}: 216; Bingham, 1903 PDF: 312; Ruzsky, 1905b: 426; Emery, 1906f: 47; Emery, 1908h PDF: 213; Karavaiev, 1924 PDF: 301.
Cataglyphis as genus: Foerster, 1850b: 493; Roger, 1863b: 12; Mayr, 1863a PDF: 402; Wheeler, 1913a PDF: 78; Emery, 1925d PDF: 261; all subsequent authors.
Genus Cataglyphis references
Mayr, 1861 PDF: 44 (Europe species key); Roger, 1863b: 12 (catalogue); Mayr, 1863a PDF: 402 (catalogue); Mayr, 1865: 8 (diagnosis); {ref 132986}: 181 (Europe species key); Forel, 1878c PDF: 372 (diagnosis); André, 1882b: 166 (Europe & Algeria species key); Nasonov, 1889: 60 (Russia species key); Bingham, 1903 PDF: 312 (diagnosis); Ruzsky, 1905b: 426 (Russian Empire species key); Emery, 1906f: 60 (Palaearctic species (as Myrmecocystus), key); Wheeler, 1922: 699 (subgenera key); Wheeler, 1922: 945 (Afrotropical catalogue); Emery, 1925d PDF: 260 (Paraformica diagnosis, catalogue); Emery, 1925d PDF: 261 (diagnosis, catalogue); Emery, 1925d PDF: 266 (Cataglyphis (Machaeromyrma) diagnosis, catalogue); Santschi, 1929b PDF: 56 (all species key); Menozzi, 1933b PDF: 86 (Israel species key); Kratochvíl, 1941b: 108 (Central Europe species key); Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 197, 203 (Asia checklist); Bernard, 1967a PDF: 280 (diagnosis); Tarbinsky, 1976 PDF: 197 (Kyrghyzstan species key); Arnol'di & Dlussky, 1978: 554 (former European U.S.S.R. species key); Collingwood, 1978 PDF: 92 (Iberian Peninsula species key); Agosti & Collingwood, 1987b PDF: 284 (Balkans species key); Collingwood, 1985 PDF: 284 (Saudi Arabia species key); Agosti, 1990b PDF: 1457 (review of genus, diagnosis, species groups key, catalogue); Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990 PDF: 146 (Turkmenistan species key); Atanasov & Dlussky, 1992: 292 (Bulgaria species key); Agosti, 1994b PDF: 103 (diagnosis, review of genus); Arakelian, 1994 PDF: 103 (Armenia species key); Bolton, 1994: 50 (synoptic classification); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1048 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 135 (catalogue); Collingwood & Agosti, 1996 PDF: 375 (Saudi Arabia species key); Seifert, 1996B: 179 (Central Europe species key); Collingwood & Prince, 1998: 28 (Portugal species key); Radchenko, 1998A: 502 (Asia species key); Radchenko, 2001: 885 (phylogeny); Chang & He, 2002B PDF: 62 (northwest China species key); Bolton, 2003 PDF: 126 (synopsis); Seifert, 2007: 159 (North and Central Europe species key); Cagniant, 2009 PDF: 44 (Morocco species key).


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