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Species: Solenopsis orbula   Emery, 1875 

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Solenopsis orbula terniensis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Solenopsis (Diplorhoptrum) orbula Emery, 1875a PDF: 74 (w.) FRANCE (Corsica). Palearctic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

[Also described as new by Emery, 1875b PDF: 472.].
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cape Verde
    Asia: Afghanistan
    Europe: France
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected between 1954-01-07 and 1957-10-19

Type specimens: paratype of Solenopsis orbula: casent0917215, casent0917216; syntype of Solenopsis orbula: casent0904640; type of Solenopsis orbula: focol1867

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