Bajcaridris menozzii

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Bajcaridris menozzii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Bajcaridris
Species: B. menozzii
Binomial name
Bajcaridris menozzii
(Santschi, 1923)

Agosti (1994) reports this species has rarely been collected and that it inhabits the oueds of the northern Sahara in Algeria.

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Algeria (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • menozzii. Proformica menozzii Santschi, 1923a: 137 (w.) ALGERIA. Combination in Bajcaridris: Agosti, 1994a: 99.

Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.

Description

Santschi 1923. Page 137.

References

  • Agosti, D. 1994b. The phylogeny of the ant tribe Formicini (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) with the description of a new genus. Syst. Entomol. 19: 93-117 (page 99, combination in Bajcaridris)
  • Santschi, F. 1923a. Notes sur les fourmis paléarctiques. 4ème note. Bol. R. Soc. Esp. Hist. Nat. 23: 133-137 (page 137, worker described)