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Subspecies: Hagensia peringueyi saldanhae   Arnold, 1951 


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Hagensia peringueyi

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Hagensia peringueyi r. saldanhae Arnold, 1951 PDF: 53, fig. 4 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker, paratype workers (number not stated). Type-locality: South Africa: Saldanha Bay (G. Arnold). Type-depositories: SAMC (holotype); BMNH (paratypes). AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, 1995a: 309.
Subspecies of Hagensia peringueyi: Bolton, 1995b: 309.

Taxon Page Images:

Hagensia peringueyi saldanhae. Worker and male. Tietiesbaai, Cape Columbine, South Africa. Photo by Philip Herbst; collection by Peter Slingsby

// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: South Africa
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Strandveld, 1 times found in Namaqualand Blomveld.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times under stone.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times pooter, 1 times Hand collected.

Elevations: collected from 58 - 730 meters, 282 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1963-08-08 and 2018-08-19

Type specimens:

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