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Species: Messor muscatus   Collingwood & Agosti, 1996 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Messor muscatus Collingwood & Agosti, 1996 PDF: 320, fig. 7 (w.) OMAN. Palearctic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Oman: Ras al-Hamra, Muscat, 19.vi.1985 (C. Holzschuh). Type-depository: NHMB (perhaps also in WMLC). Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 4 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: 1 paratype worker with same data as holotype, 1 paratype worker Saudi Arabia: Wadi Shijah, 4.v.1976 (W. Büttiker), 2 paratype workers Yemen: Madinat al-Shariq, 7.iii.1993 (C.A. Collingwood). Paratype-depository: NHMB (perhaps also in WMLC). AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Borowiec, 2014 PDF: 109.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Oman, Saudi Arabia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 1976-05-04 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: paratype of Messor muscatus: casent0922320



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