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Species: Trichomyrmex shakeri   Sharaf & Al Dhafer, 2016 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Trichomyrmex shakeri Sharaf & Al Dhafer, 2016 PDF: 28, fig. 13A-C (w.) SAUDI ARABIA. Palearctic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Saudi Arabia: Riyadh, Wadi Hanifa, 24.90°N, 46.18°E, 814 m., 12.x.2015, pitfall trap (Aldhafer, et al.). Type-depository: KSMA. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 5 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: 1 paratype worker with same data as holotype, 4 paratype workers with same data as holotype but 806 m., 29.iv.2015. Paratype-depositories: CASC, KSMA. AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Saudi Arabia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times PT 3-5.

Elevations: collected at 806 m

Collect Date Range: collected on 2015-04-29

Type specimens: paratype of Trichomyrmex shakeri: casent0922068

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