Messor oertzeni

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Messor oertzeni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Genus: Messor
Species: M. oertzeni
Binomial name
Messor oertzeni
Forel, 1910

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Bulgaria, Greece, Republic of Macedonia, Turkey (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • oertzeni. Messor oertzeni Forel, 1910a: 25 (w.) TURKEY. Senior synonym of amphigea: Agosti & Collingwood, 1987a: 54. Current subspecies: nominal plus amasiensis. See also: Atanassov & Dlussky, 1992: 117.
  • amphigea. Messor oertzeni var. amphigea Forel, 1911d: 347 (s.w.m.) GREECE. Junior synonym of oertzeni: Agosti & Collingwood, 1987a: 54.

Type Material

Salata & Borowiec (2019): syntype (w.): M. oertzeni | Forel | type || Typus || Smyrna || Coll. A. Forel || ANTWEB | CASENT0907752 (MHNG).

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