Cataglyphis aurata

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Cataglyphis aurata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Cataglyphis
Species: C. aurata
Binomial name
Cataglyphis aurata
Menozzi, 1932

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Sudan (type locality), United Arab Emirates.
Palaearctic Region: Iran, Oman.

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.

  • aurata. Cataglyphis albicans var. aurata Menozzi, 1932c: 95 (w.) SUDAN. [First available use of Myrmecocystus albicans subsp. lividus var. auratus Karavaiev, 1911: 10; unavailable name.] Raised to species: Collingwood & Agosti, 1996: 378.

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