Cataglyphis argentata

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Cataglyphis argentata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Cataglyphis
Species: C. argentata
Binomial name
Cataglyphis argentata
(Radoszkowsky, 1876)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Egypt (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • argentata. Camponotus argentata Radoszkowsky, 1876: 140 (w.) EGYPT.
    • Junior synonym of bombycina: Dalla Torre, 1893: 217; Emery, 1925b: 267.
    • Status as species: Agosti, 1990b: 1492; Bolton, 1995b: 134; Borowiec, L. 2014: 52.

Description

References

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Borowiec L. 2014. Catalogue of ants of Europe, the Mediterranean Basin and adjacent regions (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Genus (Wroclaw) 25(1-2): 1-340.