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Species: Messor marocanus   Santschi, 1927 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Messor minor st. marocanus Santschi, 1927d PDF: 248 (in key) (w.) MOROCCO. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Messor barbarus meridionalis maroccanus Emery, 1908; unavailable (infrasubspecific) name.].
[Misspelled as maroccanus by De Haro & Collingwood, 1994 PDF: 102.].
As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Santschi, 1917e PDF: 90; Emery, 1921c PDF: 71; Emery, 1922d PDF: 94.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Morocco
    Europe: Portugal, Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in Pinus halepensis+pistacea lentiscus, 5 times found in Pinar, 2 times found in Gardens.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times Vuelo nupcial, 2 times Foraging, 1 times Forrajeando.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 19 times Hand.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 470 meters, 140 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1905-10-01 and 2017-05-26

Type specimens: Messor barbarus meridionalis laeviceps: focol1245; quadrinomial: Messor barbarus meridionalis laeviceps: focol1246; syntype of Messor barbarus meridionalis maroccana: casent0904123

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