Temnothorax tramieri

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Temnothorax tramieri
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species: T. tramieri
Binomial name
Temnothorax tramieri
(Cagniant, 1983)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Morocco (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

This species is a slave maker for the ant Temnothorax spinosus (a host) in Algeria, Morocco (Cagniant, 1983).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • tramieri. Chalepoxenus tramieri Cagniant, 1983: 319, figs. (w.q.) MOROCCO. Combination in Temnothorax: Ward et al., 2014: 15.

Description

References

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Cagniant, H. "Contribution à la connaissance des fourmis marocaines. Chalepoxenus tramieri, nov. sp." Nouvelle Revue d'Entomologie 13 (1983): 319-322.