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Species: Cataglyphis iberica   (Emery, 1906) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Myrmecocystus albicans subsp. ibericus Emery, 1906f PDF: 52, fig. 12 (w.m.) SPAIN, PORTUGAL. Palearctic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers, syntype males (numbers not stated). Primary type localities: Spain and Portugal (no further data). Primary type depository: MSNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Cataglyphis: Emery, 1912f PDF: 99.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Gibraltar, Liechtenstein, Moldova, Portugal, Spain
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Pinus halepensis+pistacea lentiscus, 1 times found in open, 3 times found in Pradera, 2 times found in Abandoned cultives, 2 times found in Sandy soil, 1 times found in Pinar, 1 times found in Urbano, 1 times found in Pinar+encinar, 1 times found in Prado, 1 times found in Prado/erial con lavanda, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Nest under stone, 4 times Forrajenado, 4 times Foraging, 2 times Open nest, 2 times nbp, 2 times Forrajeando, 1 times Nido bajo piedra, 1 times Nido abierto, 1 times ex soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 21 times Hand, 2 times hand collection, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 20 - 1300 meters, 681 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1894-05-27 00:00:00.0 and 2017-04-26 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Nontype: casent0745158, casent0745159, casent0745160, casent0745161, casent0745162, casent0745163; syntype of Cataglyphis iberica: casent0905716

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