Temnothorax kemali

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Temnothorax kemali
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species group: kemali
Species: T. kemali
Binomial name
Temnothorax kemali
(Santschi, 1934)

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Specimen Labels

This species is associated with Mediterranean herbs and bushes or dry deciduous and coniferous forests, often nesting inside dry stems of herbs (Salata & Borowiec, 2019).

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Greece, Turkey (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • kemali. Leptothorax kemali Santschi, 1934d: 277 (w.) TURKEY. Combination in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003: 271.

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.
  • Salata S., and L. Borowiec. 2018. Taxonomic and faunistic notes on Greek ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Annals of the Upper Silesian Museum in Bytom Entomology 27: 1-51.