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Species: Messor sultanus   Santschi, 1917 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Messor barbarus var. sultana Santschi, 1917e PDF: 89 (w.) ISRAEL. Palearctic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype (?) worker. Type-locality: Israel (“Syria”): Jerusalem (S. Chadli Mrabet). Type-depository: NHMB. Type notes: No indication of number of specimens is given. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Emery, 1921c PDF: 70.
Subspecies of Messor barbarus: Emery, 1922d PDF: 95; Santschi, 1923f PDF: 326 (in text); Santschi, 1925g PDF: 342 (in key); Santschi, 1927d PDF: 246; Menozzi, 1933b PDF: 56 (in key).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Israel
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Messor sultanus: casent0913217, casent0913218

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