Cataglyphis italica

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Cataglyphis italica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Cataglyphis
Species: C. italica
Binomial name
Cataglyphis italica
(Emery, 1906)

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Italy (type locality).

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Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • italica. Myrmecocystus cursor subsp. italicus Emery, 1906d: 48, fig. 5 (w.) ITALY. Emery, 1916b: 268 (q.m.). Combination in Cataglyphis: Emery, 1914e: 2. Junior synonym of cursor: Bernard, 1967: 281. Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Agosti & Collingwood, 1987b: 262.

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