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Species: Aphaenogaster sarae   Sharaf, 2018 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Aphaenogaster sarae Sharaf, 2018 PDF: 16, figs. 5a-c (w.) OMAN. Palearctic. Primary type information: Holotype worker. Oman, Masfat El-Ebryein, 23.12111°N, 57.29662°E, 1949 m, 21.i.2017, (M. R. Sharaf leg.), MRS0361, (CASENT0823830, KSMA) Secondary type information: Paratype workers. (11 w) Samedata as the holotype (KSMA), 1 w, CASENT0922283(CASC), 1 (CWEM), 1 (WMLC), the remaining in KSMA; 4 w, KSA, Al Bahah Aqaba, 20.00039°N, 41.43702°E, 1235 m, 11.iv.2016, (M. R. Sharaf leg.), MRS0322 (KSMA), (1 w, CASENT0922294); 6 w, Al Bahah Province, Shada Al ‘Ala, 19.838817°N, 41.310067°E, 1563 m, 02.iii.2015, (Al Dhafer leg.) (3-1-2, Cactus, P.T.) (KSMA); 2 w, Oman, Jebel Akhdar, Alain, 23.07279°N, 57.66179°E, 1949 m, 04.iv.2016, (M. R. Sharaf leg.); MRS0299; 1w, CASENT0922294 (KSMA), 1 w, CASENT0922283(CASC); 5 w, KSA, Wadi Dhiyan, 19.7314°N, 41.4219°E, 333 m, ix.83, (C. A. Collingwood leg.) (labeled: species close to rugaticipes, card labeled beneath: C. A. Collin- gwood) (WMLC) AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Oman, Saudi Arabia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected from 1235 - 1949 meters, 1592 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2016-04-04 and 2016-04-11

Type specimens:

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