Temnothorax schaufussi

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Temnothorax schaufussi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species: T. schaufussi
Binomial name
Temnothorax schaufussi
(Forel, 1879)



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Iberian Peninsula, Spain (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


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

  • schaufussi. Aphaenogaster schaufussi Forel, 1879b: 465 (w.) SPAIN. Espadaler, 1997d: 102 (q.m.). Combination in Leptothorax: Forel, 1890a: lxxii; in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003: 271.



  • Bolton, B. 2003. Synopsis and Classification of Formicidae. Mem. Am. Entomol. Inst. 71: 370pp (page 271, Combination in Temnothorax)
  • Espadaler, X. 1997e. Redescription of Leptothorax schaufussi (Forel, 1879) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Orsis (Org. Sist.) 12: 101-107 (page 102, queen, male described)
  • Forel, A. 1879b. Aphaenogaster (?) Schaufussi Forel n. sp. Nunquam Otiosus (Dres.) 3: 465-466 (page 465, worker described)
  • Forel, A. 1890b. Fourmis de Tunisie et de l'Algérie orientale. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 34:lxi-lxxvi. (page lxxii, Combination in Leptothorax)