Cataglyphis niger

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: 45

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scientific name

Cataglyphis niger
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Cataglyphis niger  HNS  (Andre, 1881)

Myrmecocystus viaticus var.niger Andre  HNS  , 1881.Ann. Soc. Ent. Fr.(6) 1:56.

Myrmecocystus bicolor bicolor var. nigra Emery  HNS  , 1906 Mem. Accad. Sc. Bologna, 3:184.

Cataglyphis bicolor nigra  HNS  Emery 1925: Gen. Insect. Formicidae:265.

Cataglyphis niger Andre  HNS  : Collingwood, 1985, Fauna of Saudi Arabia 7: 290.

World distribution: Palestine & Egypt.

Distribution in Egypt: All over Egypt.

Material examined: Sahab: 1.IV. 1998 (3), 2.V.1998 (9), 12.VII.1998 (4), 10.VIII.1998 (9), 11.VIII.1998 (1), 18.11.1999 (3); W. El-Arbaein: 1.IV. 1998 (3), 3.V.1998 (5), 13.VII.1998 (3), 11.VHI.1998 (7), 9.IX.1998 (8), 19.11.1999 (6), Ebn Salam: 4.III.1999 (5) (Ain Coll.).