Messor rufotestaceous,

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: 52

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.4314/ejnh.v3i1.30001

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/91C13F8D-8FCF-884F-464E-2264099F1CAB

treatment provided by

Christiana

scientific name

Messor rufotestaceous
status

 

Messor rufotestaceous  HNS  (Foerster, 1850)

Myrmica rufotestacea Foerster  HNS  , 1850: Verh. Naturh.Veri. Preuss. Rheinl, 74: 89.

Aphaenogaster rufotestacea Roger  HNS  , 1863: Verz. Formicid.:30.

Aphaenogaster gracilinodis Emery  HNS  , 1878: Ann. Mus. Stor. Nat. Genova. 12:55.

Messor rufotestaceous Foerster  HNS  : Emery, 1908, D. Ent. Z.: 437.

World distribution: Algeria & Egypt.

Distribution in Egypt: Eastern desert, Lower Nile and Sinai.

Material examined: W.El-Arbaein: 19.11.1999 (1). El-Kosayima (N.Sinai): 14.III.I997 (9) (Ain Coll.).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Formicidae

Genus

Messor