Cataglyphis pilosulus

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Cataglyphis pilosulus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Cataglyphis emeryi)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Cataglyphis
Species: Cataglyphis pilosulus
Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1926

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Cataglyphis emeryi.


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

  • pilosulus. Cataglyphis pilosulus Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1926a: 71, figs. 1-5 (w.) KAZAKHSTAN. Junior synonym of emeryi: Dlussky, Soyunov & Zabelin, 1990: 151.


  • Dlussky, G. M.; Soyunov, O. S.; Zabelin, S. I. 1990 [1989]. Ants of Turkmenistan. Ashkhabad: Ylym Press, 273 pp. (page 151, Junior synonym of emeryi)
  • Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, N. N. 1926b. Neue turkestanische Ameisen. Rus. Entomol. Obozr. 20: 71-77 (page 71, figs. 1-5 worker described)