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Species: Temnothorax alpinus   (Ruzsky, 1902) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Leptothorax alpinus Ruzsky, 1902d PDF: 22 (w.) GEORGIA. Palearctic. Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of Radchenko et al., 2015 PDF: 162). Type-locality: Georgia: Mamisoni Pass, Lisri, 1899, no. A 6141 (K. Arnol’di). Type-depository: MHNG. Type notes: 1) Other syntype locality: Georgia: Gudauri, 1901 (Satunin). 2) Neotype designation by Radchenko, 1996c PDF: 17, redundant because of discovery of an original syntype in MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Radchenko et al., 2015 PDF: 162.
Combination in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 271
Senior synonym of Temnothorax werneri: Radchenko et al., 2015 PDF: 163 (in text).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Azerbaijan, Georgia
    Europe: Russia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected at 2438 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1899-12-31 00:00:00.0 and 1974-07-01 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Lectotype of Temnothorax alpinus: casent0909041; paratype of Leptothorax werneri: antweb1008963, casent0917452

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