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Species: Cataglyphis livida   (André, 1881) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Myrmecocystus albicans var. lividus André, 1881c PDF: 58 (in text) (w.) ISRAEL. Palearctic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers. Type-locality: Israel: Jaffa. Type-depository: MHNG. Type-specimens: CASENT0911099, CASENT0912207, AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Menozzi, 1933b PDF: 84 (q.m.)
Combination in Cataglyphis: Wheeler & Mann, 1916 PDF: 173
Subspecies of Cataglyphis albicans: André, 1882c PDF: 168 (in key); Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 216; Emery, 1893h PDF: 257; Forel, 1902a PDF: 156; Forel, 1904c PDF: 383; Emery, 1906f: 54; Forel, 1906c PDF: 189; Forel, 1909k PDF: 384; Forel, 1910a PDF: 13; Santschi, 1910f PDF: 234; Forel, 1911h PDF: 280; Forel, 1911l PDF: 458; Karavaiev, 1911b PDF: 10; Karavaiev, 1912a PDF: 16; Wheeler & Mann, 1916 PDF: 173; Stitz, 1917 PDF: 348; Santschi, 1921d PDF: 72; Viehmeyer, 1923 PDF: 93; Karavaiev, 1924 PDF: 305; Emery, 1925d PDF: 262; Menozzi, 1927g PDF: 380; Santschi, 1929b PDF: 40; Santschi, 1929c PDF: 107; Menozzi, 1929f: 128; Stitz, 1932b PDF: 737; Santschi, 1932c PDF: 518; Menozzi, 1933b PDF: 84; Santschi, 1934d PDF: 281; Finzi, 1936 PDF: 192; Bernard, 1948 PDF: 163; Donisthorpe, 1950e PDF: 1065; Bernard, 1953a PDF: 201; Délye, 1960 PDF: 264.
Senior synonym of Cataglyphis bulgarica: Radchenko, 1997e PDF: 428.
Senior synonym of Cataglyphis lutea: Radchenko, 1997e PDF: 428.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Algeria, Egypt
    Asia: Iran, Israel, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
    Europe: Bulgaria
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in littoral vegetation.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex soil.

Elevations: collected from 835 - 2000 meters, 1417 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1892-12-31 and 2011-09-27

Type specimens: syntype of Cataglyphis albicans arabica: casent0905719; syntype of Cataglyphis livida: casent0911099, casent0912207; syntype of Myrmecocystus albicans lividus: casent0915499; syntype of Myrmecocystus albicans mixtus: casent0911104; syntype of Myrmecocystus albicans viaticoides lutea: casent0905718; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Cataglyphis albicans livida agnata: casent0912208; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Cataglyphis albicans livida ambigua: casent0912209

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