Messor caducus glabrescens

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Messor caducus glabrescens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Genus: Messor
Species: M. caducus
Subspecies: M. caducus glabrescens
Trinomial name
Messor caducus glabrescens
Arnol'di, 1977

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Russian Federation (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.

  • glabrescens. Messor caducus subsp. glabrescens Arnol'di, 1977b: 1639 (w.) RUSSIA (Daghestan).
    • Subspecies of caducus: Bolton, 1995b: 254.

Description

References

  • Arnol'di, K. V. 1977b. Review of the harvester ants of the genus Messor (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) in the fauna of the USSR. Zool. Zh. 5 56: 1637-1648 (page 1639, worker described)