Temnothorax shelkovnikovi

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Temnothorax shelkovnikovi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species: T. shelkovnikovi
Binomial name
Temnothorax shelkovnikovi
(Karavaiev, 1926)

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Russian Federation.


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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.

  • shelkovnikovi. Leptothorax (Leptothorax) shelkovnikovi Karavaiev, 1926c: 166, fig. 4 (w.) CAUCASUS. Radchenko, 1995a: 27 (q.). Combination in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003: 271.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 2003. Synopsis and Classification of Formicidae. Mem. Am. Entomol. Inst. 71: 370pp (page 271, Combination in Temnothorax)
  • Karavaiev, V. 1926c. Beiträge zur Ameisenfauna des Kaukasus, nebst einigen Bemerkungen über andere palaearktische Formen. (Fortsetzung). Konowia 5: 161-169 (page 166, fig. 4 worker described)
  • Radchenko, A. G. 1995a [1994]. A review of the ant genus Leptothorax (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) of the central and eastern Palearctic. Communication 1. Subdivision into groups. Groups acervorum and bulgaricus. Vestn. Zool. 1994 6: 22-28 (page 27, queen described)