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Species: Temnothorax helenae   Csosz et al., 2015 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Temnothorax helenae Csosz et al., 2015 10.1371/journal.pone.0140000 PDF: 45, figs. 26A-C (w.) GREECE. Palearctic. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Greece: Peloponnesus, Taygetos Oros, Street to Profitis Elias, 36.968N, 22.404E, 800 m., 1.v.2011, GRE: 344 (A. Schulz). Primary type depository: HNHM. Primary type specimen: CASENT0914697. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 32 paratype workers. Secondary type localities: 6 paratype workers with same data as holotype, 7 paratype workers with same data as holotype but GRE: 348, 5 paratype workers with same data as holotype but GRE: 350, 5 paratype workers Taygetos Oros, Trail to Profitis Elias, 36.9607N, 22.396E, 1000-1200 m., 30.iv.2011, GRE: 267 (A. Schulz), 5 paratype workers with same data as last but GRE: 280, 4 paratype workers with same data as last but 36.948N, 22.377E, 1400-1600 m., GRE: 287. Secondary type depositories: CASC, HNHM. AntCat AntWiki

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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Turkey
    Europe: Bulgaria, Greece
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times hand-searching, 2 times hand searching.

Elevations: collected from 715 - 1700 meters, 1154 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1996-05-17 00:00:00.0 and 2015-09-03 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: paratype of Temnothorax helenae: casent0746042, casent0746544, casent0914697

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