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Species: Cataglyphis hellenica   (Forel, 1886) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Myrmecocystus cursor var. hellenicus Forel, 1886h PDF: 204 (w.) GREECE. Palearctic. Primary type information: Primary type material: 2 syntype workers. Primary type locality: Greece: Morea, Pyrgos in Elide (E. von Oertzen). Primary type depository: MHNG. Type notes: This taxon is based on specimens of Cataglyphis pallida Mayr, 1877, sensu Forel, 1886e PDF: clxi, misidentification. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Cataglyphis: Müller, 1923b PDF: 150.
Junior synonym of Cataglyphis aenescens: Borowiec & Salata, 2013 PDF: 384 (in text).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Greece
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