Temnothorax kirghizicus

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Temnothorax kirghizicus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species: T. kirghizicus
Binomial name
Temnothorax kirghizicus
(Tarbinsky, 1976)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Kyrgyzstan (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.

  • kirghizicus. Leptothorax kirghizicus Tarbinsky, 1976: 100, figs. 134-137 (w.) KYRGYZSTAN. Combination in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003: 271. Radchenko, 1995a: 28 (q.).

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 2003. Synopsis and Classification of Formicidae. Mem. Am. Entomol. Inst. 71: 370pp (page 271, Combination in Temnothorax)
  • Radchenko, A. G. 1995a [1994]. A review of the ant genus Leptothorax (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) of the central and eastern Palearctic. Communication 1. Subdivision into groups. Groups acervorum and bulgaricus. Vestn. Zool. 1994 6: 22-28 (page 28, queen described)
  • Tarbinsky, Y. S. 1976. The ants of Kirghizia. Frunze: Ilim, 217 pp. (page 100, figs. 134-137 worker described)