Messor arenarius ratus

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Messor arenarius ratus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Genus: Messor
Species: M. arenarius
Subspecies: M. arenarius ratus
Trinomial name
Messor arenarius ratus
Menozzi, 1933

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Israel (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.

  • ratus. Messor arenarius var. ratus Menozzi, 1933b: 51 (w.) ISRAEL.

Description

References

  • Menozzi, C. 1933b. Le formiche della Palestina. Mem. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 12: 49-113 (page 51, worker described)