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Species: Aphaenogaster ichnusa   Santschi, 1925 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Aphaenogaster (Attomyrma) subterranea var. ichnusa Santschi, 1925g PDF: 341 (w.) ITALY (Sardinia). Palearctic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers (number not stated). Primary type locality: Italy: Sardinia, Sorgono (Krausse, Reichensperger). Primary type depository: NHMB. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Galkowski et al., 2019 10.13102/sociobiology.v66i3.3660 PDF: 423 (redescription).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Italy, Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 14 times found in Encinar, 2 times found in Pinar, 2 times found in Bosque de Ribera, 1 times found in Ruderal among crops, 1 times found in Mediterranean forest (Pinus, Castanea sativa, etc.), 1 times found in oak and shrub forest, 1 times found in park/forest, 1 times found in edge of pine forest, 1 times found in Pine forest, Arbutus times found in light forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 5 times nbp, 6 times Nido bajo piedra, 4 times Under stone, 1 times Nest under stone, 2 times litter layer (-5-0 cm), 1 times litter layer (-20-0 cm), 1 times litter layer (-10-0 cm), 1 times foraging on the ground, 1 times Bajomusgo, 1 times Bajo piedra, 1 times pine needles (-10-0 cm), ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 18 times Hand, 10 times Pitfall, 3 times search, 1 times Net, 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 60 - 710 meters, 331 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2003-03-25 and 2020-12-29

Type specimens: syntype of Aphaenogaster subterranea ichnusa: casent0913132

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