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Species: Myrmica elbrusi   Radchenko & Yusupov, 2012 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Myrmica elbrusi Radchenko & Yusupov, 2012 PDF: 594, figs. 1-9 (w.q.) RUSSIA (North Caucasus). Palearctic. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Russia: N Caucasus, Kabardino-Balkaria, basin of River Chegem, gorge of River Bashil-Auzusu, right bank River Bashil, 43°20’N, 42°98’E, 2070 m.,, no. 29 (Z. Yusupov). Primary type depository: ZMUM. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 20 paratype workers, 1 paratype queen. Secondary type localities: 9 paratype workers, 1 paratype queen with same data as holotype, 3 paratype workers with same data as holotype but 2103 m.,, no.36 (A. Ayidov), 7 paratype workers with same data as holotype but 2080 m.,, no.37 (Z. Yusupov), 1 paratype worker with same data as holotype but gorge Adylsu, 5.vii.2003, no.34 (Z. Yusupov). Secondary type depositories: IEMT, SIZK, ZMUM. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Borowiec, 2014 PDF: 130.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Russia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected from 2070 - 2085 meters, 2075 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected on 2009-06-22 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: paratype of Myrmica elbrusi: casent0917494, casent0917495

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