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Species: Aphaenogaster depilis   Santschi, 1911 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Aphaenogaster testaceopilosa var. depilis Santschi, 1911i PDF: 283 (w.) ALGERIA. Palearctic. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype (?) worker. Primary type locality: Algeria: Ouled-Messelem, 1893 (P. Lesne). Primary type depository: MNHN. Type notes: No indication of number of specimens is given. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Santschi, 1933d PDF: 394 (q.m.)
Status as species: Santschi, 1933d PDF: 393 (redescription); Santschi, 1939d PDF: 69; Cagniant, 1964 PDF: 86; Cagniant, 1966b PDF: 279; Cagniant, 1968a PDF: 142; Cagniant, 1970a PDF: 415; Baroni Urbani, 1976b PDF: 208; Bolton, 1995b: 69; Borowiec, 2014 PDF: 10 (see note in bibliography).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Algeria
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 1893-05-01 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Aphaenogaster depilis: casent0913110

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