Cataglyphis niger (André, 1881),

Cedric A. Collingwood, Donat Agosti, Mostafa R. Sharaf & Antonius van Harten, 2011, Order Hymenoptera, family Formicidae, Arthropod fauna of the UAE 4, pp. 1-70: 54

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Cataglyphis niger (André, 1881)


Cataglyphis niger (André, 1881) 

Specimens examined: Wadi Safad, 26.xii.2005–2.i.2006, WT, AvH.

Distribution: Especies from the Middle East. Recorded from the UAE by Wingate (1992), Tigar & Collingwood ( 1993) and Gillett & Gillett (2002, from Merawah Island). Walker & Pittaway (1987) show the distribution map of C. niger extending into the UAE.