Cataglyphis mauritanica

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

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Tunisia (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.

  • mauritanica. Myrmecocystus viaticus subsp. mauritanicus Emery, 1906d: 57, figs. 23, 26 (w.m.) TUNISIA. Santschi, 1929b: 31 (q.). Combination in Cataglyphis: Emery, 1912f: 98; in C. (Monocombus): Santschi, 1929b: 29. Raised to species: Agosti, 1990b: 1483. Current subspecies: nominal plus occidentalis, tonsilis.

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