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Species: Aphaenogaster muelleriana   Wolf, 1915 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Aphaenogaster ovaticeps subsp. muelleriana Wolf, 1915 PDF: 44, figs. 5, 6 (w.) ITALY. Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1916a PDF: 140 (q.m.).
[Aphaenogaster ovaticeps muelleriana Wolf, in Emery, 1914c PDF: 156. Nomen nudum.].
Raised to species: Agosti & Collingwood, 1987a PDF: 54.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Greece, Italy
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Submediterranean SLO


Mostly urban areas, nests in wall crevices

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in deciduous forest, 1 times found in old mountain village.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times stairs of the old church, 1 times on the rock wall of the gorge, 1 times damp cavern.

Elevations: collected from 56 - 467 meters, 232 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2013-06-06 and 2014-06-28

Type specimens: syntype of Aphaenogaster muelleriana: casent0907689; type of Aphaenogaster ovaticeps subsp. muelleriana: focol1227, focol1228

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