Cataglyphis foreli (Ruzsky, 1903) valid
Myrmecocystus foreli Ruzsky, 1903a: 36 (w.) TURKMENISTAN. Palearctic.
Primary type information: Primary type material: lectotype worker (by designation of Dlussky et al., 1990: 152). Primary type locality: lectotype Turkmenistan: Ashgabat, (5.v.1889 (Semenov)?). Primary type depository: ZISP. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: paralectotype workers (number not stated). Secondary type locality: same as for lectotype. Secondary type depository: ZISP (probably also DAPC, ZMUM). Type notes: 1) Ashgabat syntypes are cited by Ruzsky as collected by Semenov and Arnoldov, but the collector’s name is not noted in the lectotype nomination; a Semenov specimen is arbitrarily assumed here. 2) Other original syntype localities: Turkmenistan: Kazandzhik (= Bereket), vi.1902 (Arnoldov), Kizil-Arvat, 29.iv.1889 (Semenov), Ashgabat, vii.1902 (Arnoldov), Gyauars, 2.v.1889 (Semenov), Uch-Adzhi, 18.v.1889 (Semenov).
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