Aphaenogaster splendida transcaucasica

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Aphaenogaster splendida transcaucasica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Aphaenogaster
Species: A. splendida
Subspecies: A. splendida transcaucasica
Trinomial name
Aphaenogaster splendida transcaucasica
Karavaiev, 1926



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Georgia.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • transcaucasica. Aphaenogaster (Aphaenogaster) splendida var. transcaucasica Karavaiev, 1926b: 97 (w.q.) AZERBAIJAN.
    • Subspecies of splendida: Arnol'di, 1948: 211 (in list); Arnol'di, 1976b: 1025 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 73; Gratiashvili & Barjadze, 2008: 137.



  • Arnol'di, K. V. 1948a. Ants of Talysh and the Diabar depression. Their importance for the characterization of communities of terrestrial invertebrates and for historical analysis of the fauna. Tr. Zool. Inst. Akad. Nauk SSSR 7(2 2: 206-262 (page 211, subspecies of splendida)
  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 73, catalogue)
  • Karavaiev, V. 1926b. Beiträge zur Ameisenfauna des Kaukasus, nebst einigen Bemerkungen über andere palaearktische Formen. Konowia 5: 93-109 (page 97, worker, queen described)