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Subspecies: Messor barbarus politus   Karavaiev, 1912 


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Messor barbarus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Messor barbarus politus Karavaiev, 1912a PDF: 6 (s.w.) ALGERIA. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Note: Barech et al., 2020 10.35929/RSZ.0002 PDF: 18, record ambiguus as a junior synonym of dentiscapus, but politus has priority over the latter (Bolton, 1995b: 253).].
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Algeria, Tunisia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Messor barbarus capitatus dentiscapa: casent0907728, casent0907729

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