Contents Miscellaneous ants - Iran
SUBFAMILY FORMICINAE - Genus Cataglyphis
Cataglyphis bellicosus Karavaiev

Cataglyphis bellicosus Karavaiev

return to listIran list {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Iran (Myrmecocystus (Cataglyphis) bicolor F. subsp. bellicosus nova, Karavaiev, 1924: 307, worker; raised to species by Radchenko, 1997e: 434) Douchat-Abad, nr. Teheran, Bocquillon, 23.ix.1916.


Karavaiev's (1906d) description is at {original description}.


{Cataglyphis bellicosus}The photomontage of the type major worker is collated from http://www.antweb.org/specimen.do?name=casent0912182


{Cataglyphis bellicosus}The photomontage of the type minor worker is collated from http://www.antweb.org/specimen.do?name=casent0912183


Oxford University Museum specimens

Cataglyphis bellicosus
B Taylor det.

Iran
Reyhane Nafisi
01
16.x.2012
3638'N
5704'E
Joghatay-Sabzevar-Khorasan
4482 ft
Desert
2
{album}
Cataglyphis bellicosus
B Taylor det.
Iran
S Moradloo
04
2.vii.2012
36.61N
48.03E
Gogje Ghiaye Markasi
1852 m 27C
Village
2
{album}
Cataglyphis bellicosus
B Taylor det.
Iran
S Moradloo
14
2.v.2013
36.77N
47.93E
Nasir Abad
2164 m 25C
Forest
2
{album}
Cataglyphis bellicosus
B Taylor det.
Iran
M Safariyan
02
5.ii.2014
35.45486N
46.96278E
Abider Park
2550 m
pitfall trap
amongst plants
1
{album}
Cataglyphis bellicosus
B Taylor det.
Iran
E Aram
19
6.v.2012
37.27N
48.17E
Mazraeh
918 m
hand collected; mountain on soil
minima worker

{album}
Cataglyphis bellicosus
B Taylor det.
Iran
G Abolfathi
06
13.vii.2014
33.879457N
48.766079E
1645 m
Khomeini Square, Borujerd
hand collected
City
Major worker
1
{album}
Cataglyphis bellicosus
B Taylor det.
Iran
G Abolfathi
10
07.viii.2013
33.906059N
48.724687E
1642 m
Chogha Hill, Borujerd
hand collected
hillside
minor worker
2
{album}
Cataglyphis bellicosus
B Taylor det.
Iran
F Heidary
04
27.vi.2014
27.34N
53.50E
456 m
Chahkowr
cake bait
desert
major workers
2
{album}
Cataglyphis bellicosus
B Taylor det.
Iran
V H Kia
08

9.v.2014
34.39N
50.86E
1442 m
Janat Abad, Qom
hand collected
village, on ground
1442h
1
{album}
Cataglyphis bellicosus
B Taylor det.
Iran
F Borjali
37

14.v.2014
34.25N
50.99E
1940 m
Alborz
hand collected
montane, on ground, 1530h

1
{album}

{Cataglyphis bellicosus}The photomontage is of a worker from Iran; collected by Shabnam Moradloo (14).


{Cataglyphis bellicosus minor worker}The photomontage is of a worker from Iran; collected by Reyhane Nafisi (01). Ignoring the cover of grease, this appears to be an exact match for the type minor worker shown above.


{Cataglyphis bellicosus}The photomontage is of a worker from Iran; collected by M Safariyan (02).

2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 - Brian Taylor CBiol FRSB FRES
11, Grazingfield, Wilford, Nottingham, NG11 7FN, U.K.

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