New records of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Epirus, Greece

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2018
Authors:L. Borowiec, Salata S.
Journal:Acta Entomologica Silesiana
Start Page:1
Date Published:02/2018
Keywords:Ants, Epirus, faunistics, Greece, new regional records

Seventy seven species of ants have been collected in Epirus (Northwestern Greece) in 2016, Messor cf. clivorum is new to Greece, 46 species are recorded from this region for the first time. At the moment 89 morphospecies are known from Epirus, 18 are identified only to complexes of cryptic taxa and their species status will be determined after future revisions.

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