Messor nahali

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Messor nahali
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Genus: Messor
Species: M. nahali
Binomial name
Messor nahali
Tohmé, G. & Tohmé, H., 1981

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Specimen Labels

Pashaei Rad et al. (2018) found this species in Iran in a low rainfall forest.



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Iran, Syrian Arab Republic.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • nahali. Messor nahali Tohmé, G. & Tohmé, H. 1981: 151, fig. 22 (w.) SYRIA.

Type Material

Salata & Borowiec (2019): syntype (w.): MNHN Paris || type || Messor nahali | Tohme & Tohme, 1981 || 581 || Syrie, Alep | 7. X. 1973 | Tohome rec. || Tube n 581 || Museum Paris | EY9109 || ANTWEB | CASENT0913772 (MNHN).