Cataglyphis diehlii

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Cataglyphis diehlii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Cataglyphis
Species: C. diehlii
Binomial name
Cataglyphis diehlii
(Forel, 1902)

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Algeria (type locality), Kuwait, Oman.

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Cataglyphis diehlii for further details

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • diehlii. Myrmecocystus viaticus r. diehlii Forel, 1902g: 462 (w.q.m.) ALGERIA. [First available use of Myrmecocystus viaticus r. desertorum var. diehlii Forel, 1902a: 156; unavailable name.] Combination in Myrmecocystus (Cataglyphis): Forel, 1913d: 434; in Cataglyphis: Emery, 1912f: 98; Emery, 1925b: 265. Subspecies of bicolor: Emery, 1906d: 58; Emery, 1925b: 265; Santschi, 1929b: 51. Raised to species: Forel, 1913d: 434; Collingwood, 1985: 287; Wehner, 1986: 108.

Description

References

  • Collingwood, C. A. 1985. Hymenoptera: Fam. Formicidae of Saudi Arabia. Fauna Saudi Arab. 7: 230-302 (page 287, Raised to species)
  • Emery, C. 1906f. Rassegna critica delle specie paleartiche del genere Myrmecocystus. Mem. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna (6)3:47-61 (page 58, Subspecies of bicolor)
  • Emery, C. 1912f. Der Wanderzug der Steppen- und Wüstenameisen von Zentral-Asien nach Süd-Europa und Nord-Afrika. Zool. Jahrb. Suppl. 15("Erster Ba Band: 95-104 (page 98, Combination in Cataglyphis)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 265, Combination in Cataglyphis)
  • Emery, C. 1925d. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Formicinae. Genera Insectorum 183: 1-302 (page 265, Subspecies of bicolor)
  • Forel, A. 1902i. Fourmis d'Algérie récoltées par M. le Dr. K. Escherich. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 46: 462-463 (page 462, worker, queen, male described)
  • Forel, A. 1913d. Fourmis de la faune méditerranéenne récoltées par MM. U. et J. Sahlberg. Rev. Suisse Zool. 21: 427-438 (page 434, Combination in Myrmecocystus (Cataglyphis))
  • Forel, A. 1913d. Fourmis de la faune méditerranéenne récoltées par MM. U. et J. Sahlberg. Rev. Suisse Zool. 21: 427-438 (page 434, Raised to species)
  • Santschi, F. 1929b. Étude sur les Cataglyphis. Rev. Suisse Zool. 36: 25-70 (page 51, Subspecies of bicolor)
  • Wehner, R. 1986. Visuelle Orientierung bei Wüstenameisen: Art- und kastenspezifische Mechanismen. Jahrb. Akad. Wiss. Lit. Mainz 1986: 107-112 (page 108, Raised to species)