Cataglyphis bombycina sinaitica

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Cataglyphis bombycina sinaitica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Cataglyphis
Species: C. bombycina
Subspecies: C. bombycina sinaitica
Trinomial name
Cataglyphis bombycina sinaitica
Wheeler, W.M. & Mann, 1916

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Egypt (type locality), Israel.


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Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • sinaitica. Cataglyphis bombycina var. sinaitica Wheeler, W.M. & Mann, 1916: 173 (s.w.) EGYPT.
    • Combination in Cataglyphis (Machaerogenys): Emery, 1925b: 267.
    • Subspecies of bombycina: Emery, 1925b: 267; Santschi, 1929b: 60 (in key); Finzi, 1936: 193; Agosti, 1990b: 1484; Bolton, 1995b: 137; Vonshak, et al. 2009: 39.
    • [Status as species: Mohamed, Zalat, et al. 2001: 46 (error); Borowiec, L. 2014: 61 (error).]

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