Tetramorium juba

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Tetramorium juba
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Tetramorium
Species: T. juba
Binomial name
Tetramorium juba
Collingwood, 1985


Keys including this Species


Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Saudi Arabia (type locality), United Arab Emirates.
Palaearctic Region: Algeria.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • juba. Tetramorium juba Collingwood, 1985: 264, fig. 47 (w.q.) SAUDI ARABIA.



  • Collingwood, C. A. 1985. Hymenoptera: Fam. Formicidae of Saudi Arabia. Fauna Saudi Arab. 7: 230-302 (page 264, worker described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

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  • Collingwood C.A., D.Agosti, M.R. Sharaf, and A. van Harten. 2011. Order Hymenoptera, family Formicidae. Arthropod fauna of the UAE, 4: 405–474
  • Collingwood, C. A., and Donat Agosti. "Formicidae (Insecta: Hymenoptera) of Saudi Arabia (Part 2)." Fauna of Saudi Arabia 15 (1996): 300-385.
  • Santschi, F. 1921. Notes sur les fourmis paléarctiques. I. Quelques fourmis du nord de l'Afrique et des Canaries. Real Sociedad Española de Historia Natural, Memorias, Tomo del Cincuentenario : 424-436
  • Sharaf M.R., A.S. Aldawood, and B. Taylor. 2012. A new ant species of the genus Tetramorium Mayr, 1855 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) form Saudi Arabia, with a revised key to the Arabian species. PLoS ONE 7(2): e30811. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0030811
  • Sharaf MR, Aldawood AS, Taylor B (2012) A New Ant Species of the Genus Tetramorium Mayr, 1855 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Saudi Arabia, with a Revised Key to the Arabian Species. PLoS ONE 7(2): e30811. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0030811