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Species: Lepisiota frauenfeldi atlantis   (Santschi, 1917) 

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Lepisiota frauenfeldi

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Acantholepis frauenfeldi var. atlantis Santschi, 1917d PDF: 42 (w.q.) ALGERIA. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 226.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Algeria, Morocco
    Europe: Malta
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Ruderal, 1 times found in Sabinal, 2 times found in Swimming pool, 2 times found in Desert, Cultives, 1 times found in Ruderal, Cultives, 1 times found in Cultives, 1 times found in Desierto pedregoso, 1 times found in Dunes, Tamarix, 1 times found in Garden, 1 times found in Palm trees, Tamarix africana.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 6 times Foraging, 2 times Nest, 1 times Nest under stone.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 13 times Hand.

Elevations: collected from 700 - 1720 meters, 998 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1893-03-01 and 2017-05-23

Type specimens: syntype of Lepisiota frauenfeldi atlantis: casent0912379

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