Cataglyphis urens

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Cataglyphis urens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Cataglyphis
Species: C. urens
Binomial name
Cataglyphis urens
Collingwood, 1985

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: United Arab Emirates.
Palaearctic Region: Oman (type locality).

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




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

  • urens. Cataglyphis urens Collingwood, 1985: 290 (w.m.) OMAN. [First available use of Cataglyphis bicolor st. abyssinica var. urens Santschi, 1929b: 52; unavailable name.]



  • Collingwood, C. A. 1985. Hymenoptera: Fam. Formicidae of Saudi Arabia. Fauna Saudi Arab. 7: 230-302 (page 290, worker, male described)