Cataglyphis ruber,

Mohamed, S., Zalat, S. & Fadl, H., 2001, Taxonomy of ant species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) collected by pitfall traps from Sinai and Delta region, Egypt., Egyptian Journal of Natural History 3, pp. 40-61: 46

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Cataglyphis ruber


Cataglyphis ruber  HNS  (Forel, 1903)

Myrmecocystus albicans rubra  HNS  Forel, 1903: Ann. Soc. Ent. Belg.47:2.

Cataglyphis albicans ruber  HNS  Forel: Emery, 1912, Zool. Jb. Suppl. 15 (1):99.

Cataglyphis albicans rubra Forel  HNS  : Santschi, 1937, Bull. Soc. Ent.Egypte, 31:28-44.

Cataglyphis  HNS  rubber Forel: Collingwood, 1985, Fauna of Saudi Arabia 7: 291.

World distribution: Algeria & Egypt.

Distribution in Egypt: Sinai.

Material examined: W. El-Arbaein: 5.III.1998 (2), 2.IV.1998 (2), 13.VII.1998 (2), 11.VIII. 1998 (4) (Ain Coll.).