Cataglyphis marroui

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Cataglyphis marroui
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Cataglyphis
Species: C. marroui
Binomial name
Cataglyphis marroui
Cagniant, 2009

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Specimen Labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Morocco (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.

  • marroui. Cataglyphis marroui Cagniant, 2009: 57, figs. 14, 30, 43 (w.q.m.) MOROCCO.

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

Description

Cagniant 2009 p. 57-58.

Type Material

Holotype and paratypes: Musee National d'Histoire Naturelle; Mecissi (between Agdz and Erfoud, 900 m). Morocco.

Etymology

Dedicated to my friend J.L. Marrou, founder and animator of the Antarea de Census of the Ants of France.

References

Cagniant, H. 2009. Le genre Cataglyphis Foerster, 1850 au Maroc. Orsis. 24:41-71.