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Species: Aphaenogaster sicula   Emery, 1908 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Aphaenogaster crocea subsp. sicula Emery, 1908d PDF: 331 (w.q.) ITALY. Palearctic. Primary type information: Alicata & Schifani, 2019 10.2478/aemnp-2019-0001 PDF: LECTOTYPE (here designated): 1 w. (top specimen of three w. on one pin), 8.XII.1877 / Mt. Pellegrino / w. // A. crocea / sicula Emery (handwritten) // Coll. C. Emery / Museo Genova // ANTWEB/ CASENT0904177 // LECTOTYPUS * / des. Alicata & Schifani 2018 // Aphaenogaster sicula det. Alicata & Schifani 2018 [M. Pellegrino (PA), Sicily, MSNG]. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Schembri & Collingwood, 1981 PDF: 423.
Material of the unavailable name Aphaenogaster subterraneosplendida referred here by Emery, 1908d PDF: 331.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Italy, Malta, Montenegro
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected between 1877-08-12 and 1917-12-08

Type specimens: paralectotype of Aphaenogaster sicula: antweb1041229; syntype of Aphaenogaster crocea sicula: casent0904177

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