Messor testaceus

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Messor testaceus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Genus: Messor
Species: M. testaceus
Binomial name
Messor testaceus
Donisthorpe, 1950

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Specimen labels

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Iran, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey (type locality).

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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.

  • testaceus. Messor testaceus Donisthorpe, 1950c: 68 (s.w.) TURKEY.

Description

References

  • Donisthorpe, H. 1950c. Two more new ants from Turkey. Entomol. Rec. J. Var. 62: 68-69 (page 68, soldier, worker described)