Aphaenogaster kurdica

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Aphaenogaster kurdica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Genus: Aphaenogaster
Species: A. kurdica
Binomial name
Aphaenogaster kurdica
Ruzsky, 1905

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Armenia, Georgia, Iran, Russian Federation (type locality).


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Nomenclature

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

  • kurdica. Aphaenogaster subterranea var. kurdica Ruzsky, 1905b: 717 (w.) RUSSIA. Combination in Aphaenogaster (Attomyrma): Emery, 1921f: 59. Subspecies of smythiesii: Emery, 1908c: 332. Raised to species: Arnol'di, 1948: 211.

Description

References

  • Arnol'di, K. V. 1948a. Ants of Talysh and the Diabar depression. Their importance for the characterization of communities of terrestrial invertebrates and for historical analysis of the fauna. Tr. Zool. Inst. Akad. Nauk SSSR 7(2 2: 206-262 (page 211, raised to species)
  • Emery, C. 1908d. Beiträge zur Monographie der Formiciden des paläarktischen Faunengebietes. (Hym.) (Fortsetzung.) III. Die mit Aphaenogaster verwandte Gattungengruppe. Dtsch. Entomol. Z. 1908: 305-338 (page 332, subspecies of smythiesii)
  • Emery, C. 1921c. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [part]. Genera Insectorum 174A:1-94 94: 1-94 + 7 (page 59, combination in Aphaenogaster (Attomyrma))
  • Ruzsky, M. 1905b. The ants of Russia. (Formicariae Imperii Rossici). Systematics, geography and data on the biology of Russian ants. Part I. Tr. Obshch. Estestvoispyt. Imp. Kazan. Univ. 38(4-6 6: 1-800 (page 717, worker described)