Plagiolepis schmitzii FOREL, 1895

Ghahari, Hassan, Sharaf, Mostafar R., Aldawood, Abdulrahman S. & Collingwood, Cedric Alex, 2015, A contribution to the study of the ant fauna (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of Eastern Iran, Beiträge Zur Entomologie = Contributions to Entomology 65 (2), pp. 341-359: 345

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.21248/contrib.entomol.65.2.341-359

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0382776A-4021-FFD8-C8F9-F93689CFE954

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Felipe

scientific name

Plagiolepis schmitzii FOREL, 1895
status

 

Plagiolepis schmitzii FOREL, 1895  

( Figs 30–31 View Figs 28–33 )

Material examined: Sistan & Baluchestan Province, Zahedan , (2), May 2011. Handcollecting. Kerman Province, Rafsanjan , 30°30'N 55°40'E, (1), June 2011. Handcollecting GoogleMaps   .

Iranian records: Fars ( Mohammadi et al. 2012).

Distribution: This species was described from Madeira Island ( Portugal) ( FOREL 1895), and has been reported

from North Africa ( SANTSCHI 1911) and southwestern Europe and Iberian Peninsula ( COLLINGWOOD 1976, 1985; SHARAF 2006), the Arabian Peninsula ( Saudi Arabia) ( COLLINGWOOD 1985).