Temnothorax semenovi

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Temnothorax semenovi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species: T. semenovi
Binomial name
Temnothorax semenovi
(Ruzsky, 1903)



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Kyrgyzstan, Russian Federation, Turkmenistan.

Distribution based on AntMaps


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

  • semenovi. Leptothorax semenovi Ruzsky, 1903b: 311 (w.) TRANSCASPIA. Dlussky & Soyunov, 1988: 33 (q.m.). Combination in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003: 271.



  • Bolton, B. 2003. Synopsis and Classification of Formicidae. Mem. Am. Entomol. Inst. 71: 370pp (page 271, Combination in Temnothorax)
  • Dlussky, G. M.; Soyunov, O. S. 1988. Ants of the genus Temnothorax Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of the USSR. Izv. Akad. Nauk Turkm. SSR Ser. Biol. Nauk 1988(4 4: 29-37 (page 33, queen, male described)
  • Ruzsky, M. 1903b. Essay on the myrmecofauna of the Kirghiz steppe. Tr. Rus. Entomol. Obshch. 36: 294-316 (page 311, worker described)